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fest

 (fĕst)
n.
A gathering or occasion characterized by a specified activity. Often used in combination: a music fest; a chilifest.

[From German Fest, festival, from Middle High German fest, from Latin fēstum; see feast.]

fest

(fɛst)
n
a. a meeting or event at which the emphasis is on a particular activity: a fashion fest.
b. (in combination): schmaltz-fest; lovefest.
[C19: from German Fest festival]
Translations

fest

[fest] N film festfestival m de cine
gore festorgía f de sangre

fest

n (inf)Festival nt; film/jazz festFilm-/Jazzfestival nt; gore fest (= film)blutrünstiger Film
References in classic literature ?
Those Beecher natives are having some sort of a song- fest, though.
Robin Hood makes a great fest to all the shepherds and shepherdesses round about.
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It is a Physical Fest street theatre commission created by the Eggmen and Boom Boom.
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Most famous was his monumental 1973 biography of Hitler, which remains influential for relating the dictator's life to the larger intellectual currents in early-twentieth-century Europe, as well as a biography of Hitler's architect, Albert Speer, based on interviews the young Fest conducted with Speer in the 1960s.
The Bid for Hope Silent Auctions are featured activities at Coffee Fest tradeshows.
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The Hops Fest will feature fresh-hopped beers from over 25 Northwest craft brewers.
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