Definition of festiveness in English:



See festive

  • ‘The closest I've felt to festiveness thus far was at my work Christmas function, but that might have actually been drunkenness.’
  • ‘When I've been in Muslim countries, you go and eat in people's homes, and there's a sense of being together and festiveness and community.’
  • ‘While this may be due to the fact that the structure of apartment buildings makes pasting of couplets difficult, it detracts from much of the festiveness of the occasion.’
  • ‘Combining these ingredients in a healthful way shouldn't be painful but rather should lend itself to the festiveness of the occasion.’
  • ‘I may like colored lights, but I do not like tacky displays of festiveness.’