Thesaurus / revelry


The usual revelry was absent, replaced by protective screens and masks, a mostly empty House of Delegates chamber, heightened security protocols and workmanlike bureaucracy.MARYLAND LAWMAKERS RETURN TO ANNAPOLIS FOR START OF UNUSUAL 90-DAY SESSIONOVETTA WIGGINS, ERIN COXJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Aristide in a hideous red mask and with a bag of confetti under his arm, plunged with enthusiasm into the revelry.THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
But Pujol senior, though wondering where the devil he had fished all that money from, did not waste it in profligate revelry.THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Turning abruptly to the right, they came upon a door through which there issued sounds of terrible revelry.THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
Not in the wildest days of Eastcheap revelry did it resound in any one key of vinous harmony.A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
His only real playtimes are the festas, when for some hours he indulges in revelry—if, indeed, it be worthy of such a title.SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
It was also to such men that the revelry of Christmastide, Maytime, and the like were most precious.THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
No boisterous revelry—all seemed to sleep innocent and calm in the moonlight after the day of herculean toil.IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
Some streets cheered—not all much: but during the illuminated night all London seemed to abandon itself to revelry.THE LORD OF THE SEAM. P. SHIEL
Burns pushed on into the house, through whose open doors and windows came sounds of revelry.RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND


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