Meaning of “merrymaking” in the English Dictionary

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"merrymaking" in British English

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merrymakingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmer.iˌmeɪ.kiŋ/ us /ˈmer.iˌmeɪ.kiŋ/ literary

the act of celebrating and having an enjoyable time:

The eating, drinking, and merrymaking went on late into the night.

(Definition of “merrymaking” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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