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Bacchanalia

Bac·cha·na·li·a

Bacchanalia

 
pronunciation:
bae k neI li [or] bae k neIl y
part of speech: noun
inflections: Bacchanalia, Bacchanalias
definition 1: (l.c.) any wild or drunken party; orgy.
definition 2: an ancient Roman festival celebrating Bacchus, the god of wine.
derivations: bacchanalian (adj.), bacchanalian (n.)