- an act or instance of drinking or tippling together.
Origin of compotation
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Related Words for compotationorgy, blind, affair, carousal, fling, drunk, toot, bender, jag, bout, compotation
Examples from the Web for compotation
Historical Examples of compotation
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
Word Origin for compotation
C16: from Latin compōtātiō, translation of Greek symposium
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