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Synonyms for festival
ˈfɛs tə vəlfes·ti·val

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. festivalnoun

    a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration


  2. festival, fetenoun

    an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place)

    "a drama festival"

    fiesta, feast, fete

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. festivalnoun

    feast, FÊTE, holiday, festive celebration, joyful anniversary, day of rejoicing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. festivalnoun

    fête, banquet, feast, holiday

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "festival":

    festivals, fest, section, eid, festive, sect, feast, holiday, celebration, festa


  1. List of known nicknames for "Festival":

    Sysex, Absolute, Heinrich Tillack

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  1. Izeta Gradjevic:

    We are a small festival with a small number of carefully chosen guests, the celebrities are invited here to share their stories with young talents, turning the festival into a large laboratory.

  2. Mathieu Jaton:

    It's with emotion and pleasure that I welcome you to the Montreux Jazz Festival writing its 50th year of history. It was a dream to open the festival with the first artist to grace the stage, of course Charles Lloyd.

  3. Jeff Cuellar:

    There was already an all-time high demand for the festival experience in 2020, with most events preparing for a record year. Music fans are now ready to get out there to make up for lost time.

  4. Abderrahmane Sissako:

    Being nominated is great for the continent and Mauritania ... (But) You cannot say that cinema is established because there is a festival, when you have countries that produce one film a year or one film every three years, which is the reality of African nations, cinema is not well established.

  5. RVM:

    Celebrate Life. To truly live, Celebrate each day of Life. Let each day be a Festival of Joy.-RVM

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