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fiesta


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fiesta  \Fies"ta\,  n.  [Sp.  See  {Feast},  n.] 
  Among  Spanish,  a  religious  festival;  a  saint's  day  or 
  holiday;  also  a  holiday  or  festivity. 
 
  Even  .  .  .  a  bullfight  is  a  fiesta.  --Am.  Dialect 
  Notes. 
 
  Some  fiesta,  when  all  the  surrounding  population  were 
  expected  to  turn  out  in  holiday  dress  for  merriment. 
  --The  Century. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fiesta 
  n  :  an  organized  series  of  acts  and  performances  [syn:  {festival}, 
  {feast},  {fete}] 




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