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gala


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gala  \Ga"la\,  n.  [F.  gala  show  pomp,  fr  It  gala  finery,  gala; 
  of  German  origin.  See  {Gallant}.] 
  Pomp,  show  or  festivity.  --Macaulay. 
 
  {Gala  day},  a  day  of  mirth  and  festivity;  a  holiday. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gala 
  adj  :  offering  fun  and  gaiety;  "a  gala  ball  after  the 
  inauguration";  "a  festive  (or  festal)  occasion";  "gay 
  and  exciting  night  life";  "a  merry  evening"  [syn:  {gala(a)}, 
  {gay},  {festal},  {festive},  {merry}] 
  n  :  a  gay  festivity  [syn:  {gala  affair},  {jamboree},  {blowout}] 




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