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convivial


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Convivial  \Con*viv"i*al\  (?;  277),  a.  [From  L.  convivium  a 
  feast;  con-  +  vivere  to  live.  See  {Victuals},  and  cf 
  {Convive}.] 
  Of  or  relating  to  a  feast  or  entertainment,  or  to  eating  and 
  drinking,  with  accompanying  festivity;  festive;  social;  gay; 
  jovial. 
 
  Which  feasts  convivial  meetings  we  did  name  --Denham. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  convivial 
  adj  :  occupied  with  or  fond  of  the  pleasures  of  good  company;  "a 
  convivial  atmosphere  at  the  reunion";  "a  woman  of 
  convivial  nature";  "he  was  a  real  good-time  Charlie" 
  [syn:  {good-time}] 




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