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Synonyms for carnival
ˈkɑr nə vəlcar·ni·val

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. carnival

    Synonyms:
    revel, rout, festivity, masquerade

    Antonyms:
    fast, mortification, lent, retirement

Princeton's WordNet

  1. carnivalnoun

    a festival marked by merrymaking and processions

    Synonyms:
    fair, funfair, circus

  2. circus, carnivalnoun

    a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment

    "it was so funny it was a circus"; "the whole occasion had a carnival atmosphere"

    Synonyms:
    fair, funfair, circus, genus Circus

  3. carnival, fair, funfairnoun

    a traveling show; having sideshows and rides and games of skill etc.

    Synonyms:
    fair, funfair, pleasure ground, circus, amusement park, bazaar

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  1. List of paraphrases for "carnival":

    carnaval, carnivals, grendel, circus

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#8321carnival
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How to use carnival in a sentence?

  1. Heloisa Aun:

    We live with harassment every day, but during carnival it's worse.

  2. Fernando Horta:

    Carnival is like soccer these days. If you want to win you need money for the best choreographers, set designers and costumes ... The best are all professionals now.

  3. Henriette Reker:

    We have to explain to people from other cultures that the jolly and frisky attitude during our Carnival is not a sign of sexual openness.

  4. Rebekah Gee:

    So New Orleans had its normal level of celebration, which involved people congregating in large crowds and some 1.4 million tourists, we shared drink cups. We shared each other's space in the crowds. We shared floats where we were throwing not just beads but probably coronavirus off Carnival floats to people who caught it and took it with them to where they came from.

  5. John DeVore:

    I love ‘ Star Wars ’ because it's a huge alien and laser gun carnival. ‘ Star Wars ’ isn't Star Wars '. The movies are basically really long, elaborate toy commercials.

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