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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 celebratingCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
(Definition of festive from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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