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fete

fete [or] fête

 
pronunciation:
fet [or] feIt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a festival.
similar words:
feast, festival, gala
definition 2: an elaborate party, feast, or entertainment.
similar words:
gala
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: feted, fetes, feting
definition: to honor or entertain (someone) with a fete.
The film director was recently feted at a banquet.
similar words:
banquet