Meaning of FEST in English


fest /fest/ BrE AmE noun

[ Date: 1800-1900 ; Language: German ; Origin: Latin festum ; ⇨ ↑ festive ]

a beer/song/food etc fest an informal occasion when a lot of people do a fun activity together, such as drinking beer, singing songs, or eating food

⇨ ↑ slugfest

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.