convival

adj.

1640s, from Latin convivalis, from conviva, from convivere (see convivial). Has been replaced in most uses by convivial.


Nearby words

  1. convictions,
  2. convictive,
  3. convince,
  4. convinced,
  5. convincing,
  6. convive,
  7. convivial,
  8. convo,
  9. convocate,
  10. convocation

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