AskDefine | Define fiesta

Dictionary Definition

fiesta n : an elaborate party (often outdoors) [syn: fete, feast]

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English

Etymology

From fiesta < Latin festum "feast".

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. (In Spanish speaking countries): A religious festival.
  2. A festive occasion.

Synonyms

Spanish

Etymology

From festum

Noun

  1. party

Synonyms

Derived terms

Extensive Definition

Fiesta can mean:

Artwork titles

fiesta in German: Fiesta
fiesta in French: Fiesta

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Mardi Gras, Saturnalia, banquet, blowout, carnival, do, fair, feast, festival, festive occasion, festivity, fete, field day, gala, gala affair, gala day, great doings, high jinks, jamboree, kermis, party, picnic, waygoose, wayzgoose
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