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jollities

/ (ˈdʒɒlɪtɪz) /
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pl n

British a party or celebration

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Example sentences from the Web for jollities

  • There he was again, indeed, an old man by a dying fire, sitting among the ashes of burnt-out jollities.

    Carnival|Compton Mackenzie
  • His Jorrocks Jaunts and Jollities is missing from this catalogue, but here are a lot of them.

  • Even the jollities of the festival at the Apollo Saloon could not commence till a blessing had been asked.

    History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
  • Life had its jollities, then; life was action, contest, victory!

    Dream Days|Kenneth Grahame
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