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noun festivity pronunciation in American English /feˈstɪvəti/
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  1. [uncountable] a happy feeling that people get when they celebrate a special event
    There was a wonderful air of festivity in the whole neighborhood.
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    1. a.


      [plural] a lively and enjoyable celebration
      Festivities include a parade and an open-air concert.


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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