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merrymakingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈmer.iˌmeɪ.kiŋ/ literary
the ​act of ​celebrating and having an ​enjoyabletime: 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)
Translations of “merrymaking”
in Chinese (Simplified) 尽情欢乐,寻欢作乐…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盡情歡樂,尋歡作樂…
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