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English definition of “merrymaking”

merrymaking

noun [U]     /ˈmer.iˌmeɪ.kiŋ/ literary
the act of celebrating and having an enjoyable time : The eating , drinking , and merrymaking went on late into the night .Celebrating and entertaining
(Definition of merrymaking noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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