- a person who gaily or enthusiastically takes part in some festive or merry celebration; reveler.
Origin of merrymaker
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Examples from the Web for merrymaker
He must have been a corpse even when I took him for a merrymaker.
His mind was beginning to soar above the showman and merrymaker.Marse Henry (Vol. 1)
Matteo seized the merrymaker, and was about to make short work with him, when his superior held his hand.Jack Harkaway and His Son's Escape From the Brigand's of Greece