- a feast, festival, or holiday.
Origin of festa
1810–20; < Italian < Latin: holiday, plural of fēstum. See fest
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Examples from the Web for festa
Possibly Vere would play into his hands when they got to the festa.
She thought of the meeting at the Festa, and longed to wring from Gaspare his secret.
We talked, and he told me that he met you at the Festa last night.
I would come, too, but I think a stranger would spoil the festa.
The mere thought of the festa would prevent him from sleeping.