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"feast" in British English

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feastnoun

uk   /fiːst/  us   /fiːst/
(Definition of feast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"feast" in American English

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feastnoun [C]

 us   /fist/
a large, special meal, often for many people, to celebrate someone or something: a wedding feast
A feast is also a large meal: We had a feast of fresh seafood.

feastverb [I always + adv/prep]

 /fist/
to eat a lot of good food and enjoy it very much: The two of us feasted on smoked salmon.
(Definition of feast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “feast”
in Korean 연회…
in Arabic وَليمة…
in Malaysian pesta, perayaan…
in French festin, fête…
in Russian пир, застолье…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 盛宴, 宴會…
in Italian banchetto…
in Turkish şölen, ziyafet…
in Polish uczta…
in Spanish festín, banquete, fiesta…
in Vietnamese bữa tiệc, ngày lễ hội…
in Portuguese banquete…
in Thai งานเลี้ยงฉลอง, ฉลอง…
in German der Festschmaus, der Feiertag…
in Catalan banquet…
in Japanese 祝宴, ごちそう…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 盛宴, 宴会…
in Indonesian pesta, perayaan…
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“feast” in American English

That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
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