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Definition 1: a punch made of sweetened ale or wine heated with spices and roasted apples; especially at Christmas - [noun denoting food]

(wassail is a kind of ...) an iced mixed drink usually containing alcohol and prepared for multiple servings; normally served in a punch bowl

Definition 2: propose a toast to - [verb of consumption]

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

  • Let us toast the birthday girl!
  • Let's drink to the New Year

Synonyms for wassail in the sense of this definition

(wassail is a kind of ...) bestow honor or rewards upon

"Today we honor our soldiers" "The scout was rewarded for courageous action"

(... is a kind of wassail ) propose

"He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"

(wassail implies ...) consume alcohol

"We were up drinking all night"

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

  • The members of the wedding party made merry all night
  • Let's whoop it up--the boss is gone!

Synonyms for wassail in the sense of this definition

(wassail is a kind of ...) have a celebration

"They were feting the patriarch of the family" "After the exam, the students were celebrating"

(... is a kind of wassail ) engage in boisterous, drunken merrymaking

"They were out carousing last night"

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