Meaning of “festival” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈfestɪvəl/

B1 a series of special events, performances, etc that often takes place over several days:

a dance/music festival
the Berlin Film Festival

B1 a special day or period when people celebrate something, especially a religious event:

the Jewish festival of Hanukkah

(Definition of “festival” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)