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Definition 1: something experienced with great delight - [noun denoting event]

Samples where feast or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a feast for the eyes

(feast is a kind of ...) an event

"a funny thing happened on the way to the..."

Definition 2: an elaborate party (often outdoors) - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment

"he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"

(... is a kind of feast ) an elaborate Hawaiian feast or party (especially one accompanied by traditional foods and entertainment)

(... is a kind of feast ) a ceremonial feast held by some Indians of the northwestern coast of North America (as in celebrating a marriage or a new accession) in which the host gives gifts to tribesmen and others to display his superior wealth (sometimes, formerly, to his own impoverishment)

Definition 3: a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed - [noun denoting food]

Samples where feast or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a banquet for the graduating seniors
  • the Thanksgiving feast
  • they put out quite a spread

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) the food served and eaten at one time

Definition 4: a ceremonial dinner party for many people - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) a party of people assembled to have dinner together

"guests should never be late to a dinner party"

(... is a kind of feast ) (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college

Definition 5: partake in a feast or banquet - [verb of consumption]

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) eat a meal; take a meal

"We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls" "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"

(... is a kind of feast ) eat sumptuously

"we wined and dined in Paris"

(feast has a similar meaning as ...) provide a feast or banquet for

Definition 6: provide a feast or banquet for - [verb of consumption]

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) be the host of or for

"We hosted 4 couples last night"

(feast has a similar meaning as ...) partake in a feast or banquet

Definition 7: gratify - [verb of consumption]

Samples where feast or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • feed one's eyes on a gorgeous view

Synonyms for feast in the sense of this definition

(feast is a kind of ...) provide with choice or abundant food or drink

"Don't worry about the expensive wine--I'm treating" "She treated her houseguests with good food every night"

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