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junketing


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Junket  \Jun"ket\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Junketed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Junketing}.] 
  To  give  entertainment  to  to  feast. 
 
  The  good  woman  took  my  lodgings  over  my  head,  and  was 
  in  such  a  hurry  to  junket  her  neighbors.  --  Walpole. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Junketing  \Jun"ket*ing\,  n. 
  A  feast  or  entertainment;  a  revel. 
 
  All  those  snug  junketings  and  public  gormandizings  for 
  which  the  ancient  magistrates  were  equally  famous  with 
  their  modern  successors.  --  W.  Irving. 
 
  The  apostle  would  have  no  reveling  or  junketing  upon 
  the  altar.  --  South. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  junketing 
  n  :  taking  an  excursion  for  pleasure 




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