a party given out of doors in a garden or yard.
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How to use garden party in a sentence
They spot a handsome Clark Kent lookalike at a garden party.Is Bravo’s Jewish Princesses Long Island the Most Offensive TV Show Ever? | Andrew Romano | July 22, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Pariahs in elite media circles, reporters there tend to revel in being the bad boys and girls at the garden party.New York Post Looks Thinner After News Corporation Split | David Freedlander | July 18, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Extraordinarily, Prince Philip was in full public view today, attending a garden party at Buckingham Palace.
Kate underwent another rite of passage today when she attended her first Buckingham Palace garden party.
So how did this proverbial skunk at the garden party obtain his tickets to the events?
Every year, about the middle of September, its return was celebrated at a garden-party given by the Levines.The Creators | May Sinclair
Another splendid royal entertainment was a large garden party in the fort of Delhi.Ways of War and Peace | Delia Austrian
The bride would have no formality, but moved about among her friends as if it were simply a garden party.The Story of the Big Front Door | Mary Finley Leonard
She remembered in a kind of daze that she had been at a garden-party that very afternoon.Mary Gray | Katharine Tynan
It had been a garden-party, say, with one's life at stake from pressure of the crowd.The Tragic Muse | Henry James
British Dictionary definitions for garden party
a social gathering held in the grounds of a house, school, etc, usually with light refreshments
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