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Non-religious festivals and festivities - synonyms or related words

carnival

noun

a lively festival in which people walk through the streets playing music, dancing, and often wearing unusual colorful clothes

corroboree

noun

Australian

an Aboriginal festival of singing and dancing

festival

noun

a series of performances of movies, plays, music, or dancing that is usually organized in the same place at the same time each year

festival

noun

an event that is held to celebrate a particular thing or activity

festivities

noun

a lively and enjoyable celebration

film festival

noun

an event at which many new movies are shown in movie theaters in one town over a period of several days

Woodstock

a three-day festival of popular music held in 1969 in Woodstock, near New York City. Most of the people there were hippies (=young people with long hair who disliked traditional society and protested against war).

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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jive

to dance a jive

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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