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Meaning of FETE

Pronunciation:  feyt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place); "a drama festival"
  2. [n]  an elaborate party (often outdoors)
  3. [v]  have a celebration; "They were feting the patriarch of the family"; "After the exam, the students were celebrating"

FETE is a 4 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: celebrate, feast, festival, fiesta
 See Also: Bacchanalia, carnival, celebration, Dionysia, eisteddfod, festivity, film festival, get together, jazz festival, jollify, jubilate, Kwanza, Kwanzaa, make happy, make merry, make whoopie, meet, party, party, racket, receive, revel, Saturnalia, sheepshearing, wassail, whoop it up



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Fete\, n. [See {feat}.]
    A feat. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  2. \Fete\, n. pl. [See {Foot}.]
    Feet. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  3. \F[^e]te\, n. [F. See {Feast}.]
    A festival.
    {F[^e]te champ[^e]tre}[F.], a festival or entertainment in
       the open air; a rural festival.
  4. \F[^e]te\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {F[^e]ted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {F[^e]ting}.] [Cf. F. f[^e]ter.]
    To feast; to honor with a festival.
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