Student Dictionary

One entry found for festival.
Main Entry: fes·ti·val
Pronunciation: primarystressfes-tschwa-vschwal
Function: noun
Etymology: from earlier festival (adjective), derived from early French festival "festive," from Latin festivus "festive," from festum (noun) "festival, feast" --related to FEAST, FIESTA
1 : a time of celebration in honor of a special occasion
2 : an often regularly occurring program of events or entertainment
- festival adjective

Pronunciation Symbols