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English definition of “festive”

festive

adjective     /ˈfestɪv/
happy and enjoyable because people are celebrating : a festive mood / occasion What are you doing for the festive season (= Christmas )?Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in somethingCelebrating and entertaining
festivity     /fesˈtɪvəti/ noun [U] a period when people are happy and celebrating Celebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
(Definition of festive adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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