Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
  Show Word Combinations
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
merrymaking

mer·ry·mak·ing

merrymaking

 
pronunciation:
me ri meI kIng
part of speech: noun
definition 1: participation in some joyous or festive occasion.
synonyms:
celebration, conviviality, gaiety, jollification, merriment, revelry
similar words:
amusement, carousal, fun, play
definition 2: such an occasion; revel or celebration.
synonyms:
celebration, festivity, gaiety, revelry, revels
similar words:
festival, holiday, jamboree, jubilee, party