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"banquet" in British English

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banquetnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbæŋ.kwɪt/
a ​largeformalmeal for many ​people, often ​followed by ​speeches in ​honour of someone: Medieval banquets are ​held in the ​castleonce a ​month.
banqueting
noun [U] uk   /ˈbæŋ.kwɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
The ​dinner is to be ​held in the banqueting ​hall/​suite.
(Definition of banquet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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banquetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbæŋ·kwɪt/
a ​largeformalmeal for many ​people, often ​followed by ​speeches in ​honor of someone: Ed Carey will ​receive the ​award at the organization’s ​annual banquet.
(Definition of banquet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “banquet”
in Korean 연회…
in Arabic وَليمة…
in Malaysian jamuan…
in French banquet…
in Russian банкет…
in Chinese (Traditional) (正式的)宴會…
in Italian banchetto…
in Turkish ziyafet, şölen…
in Polish bankiet…
in Spanish banquete…
in Vietnamese tiệc lớn…
in Portuguese banquete…
in Thai งานเลี้ยง…
in German das Bankett…
in Catalan banquet…
in Japanese 晩餐(さん), 祝宴…
in Chinese (Simplified) (正式的)宴会…
in Indonesian jamuan makan…
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