Anthesteria

[ an-thuh-steer-ee-uh ]
/ ˌæn θəˈstɪər i ə /

noun (sometimes used with a plural verb)

one of the ancient Athenian festivals composing the Dionysia; a spring festival celebrating flowers and new wine.

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OTHER WORDS FROM Anthesteria

An·thes·te·ri·ac [an-thuh-steer-ee-ak] /ˌæn θəˈstɪər iˌæk/, adjective
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