- an act or instance of drinking or tippling together.
Origin of compotation
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Once the celestial gods had been taking fish, and were in compotation, ere they the truth discovered.
I remember yet what thou one evening saidst, when I for Gunnar, a compotation made.
- rare the act of drinking together in a company
C16: from Latin compōtātiō, translation of Greek symposium