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revelry

[ rev-uhl-ree ]
/ ˈrɛv əl ri /
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noun, plural rev·el·ries.
reveling; boisterous festivity: Their revelry could be heard across the river.
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Origin of revelry

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at revel, -ry
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British Dictionary definitions for revelry

revelry
/ (ˈrɛvəlrɪ) /

noun plural -ries
noisy or unrestrained merrymaking
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