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noun festivity pronunciation in American English /feˈstɪvəti/ 
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singularfestivity
pluralfestivities
  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.

    Synonyms and related words for this sense of festivity
    1. a.

      festivities

      [plural] a lively and enjoyable celebration

      Festivities include a parade and an open-air concert.

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