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English definition of “bacchanalian”

bacchanalian

adjective     /ˌbæk.əˈneɪ.li.ən/ literary
( especially of a party ) involving a lot of drinking of alcohol , uncontrolled behaviour , and possibly sexual activity : a bacchanalian orgy Celebrating and entertaining
(Definition of bacchanalian adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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