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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fest]
    • /fɛst/
    • /fest/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fest]
    • /fɛst/

Definitions of fest word

  • noun fest an assembly of people engaged in a common activity (often used in combination): filmfest; gabfest; love-fest; poetry fest. 1
  • noun fest (in combination) A gathering for a specified reason or occasion. 1
  • noun fest a meeting or event at which the emphasis is on a particular activity 0
  • noun fest (in combination) 0

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Parts of speech for Fest


fest popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 86% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

fest usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fest

noun fest

  • festivity — a festive celebration or occasion.
  • picnic — PEBCAK
  • repast — a quantity of food taken or provided for one occasion of eating: to eat a light repast.
  • festival — a day or time of religious or other celebration, marked by feasting, ceremonies, or other observances: the festival of Christmas; a Roman festival.
  • fiesta — any festival or festive celebration.

adj fest

  • at — You use at to indicate the place or event where something happens or is situated.
  • bad — If you say that it is bad that something happens, you mean it is unacceptable, unfortunate, or wrong.
  • blue — Something that is blue is the colour of the sky on a sunny day.
  • crestfallen — If you look crestfallen, you look sad and disappointed about something.
  • crummy — Something that is crummy is unpleasant, of very poor quality, or not good enough.

adjective fest

  • depressed — If you are depressed, you are sad and feel that you cannot enjoy anything, because your situation is so difficult and unpleasant.

Top questions with fest

  • when is the strawberry fest?
  • when does fright fest start?

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