Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / festal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Quiz Yourself On You’re vs. Your!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

A more festal occasion has never been known even in this festal environment.
MRS. RAFFLESJOHN KENDRICK BANGS
He was of a white color, that seemed to fit him rather for rare festal occasions than for constant drudgery.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
His very storms have a festal appearance, like the anger of a beautiful woman.
All festal occasions in Circassian life are enlivened by the presence of the minstrel.
LIFE OF SCHAMYLJOHN MILTON MACKIE
In the dining-room below the scene was nothing short of festal.
MR. OPPALICE HEGAN RICE
And then—why, prayers for the dead are cheerful as dance-gardens in July to that festal board.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
A multitude of spectators awaiting a festal procession, which at last is coming, naturally suggests applause.
FROM THE EASY CHAIR, SERIES 2GEORGE WILLIAM CURTIS
She saw him, tipsy and triumphant, bestriding the festal table, and yelling with horrid laughter!
After these moments of relief she would become elaborately cheerful, as if the occasion were festal.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
Soon after the girl's abrupt departure he dressed himself in festal garments for the banquet.

WORDS RELATED TO FESTAL

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

bamboozleverb (used with object) | [bam-boo-zuhl ]SEE DEFINITION
What's This Word?