Definition of en fête in English:

en fête

adverb & adjective

  • Holding or prepared for a party or celebration.

    • ‘France is en fête and free.’
    • ‘The village was definitely en fête for the occasion - flags and bunting everywhere, street-side cafes - and for once the weather didn't let us down.’
    • ‘The New York Museum of Modern Art, will this morning, be en fête.’


French, ‘in festival’.


en fête

/ɒ̃ ˈfɛt/