masquerade ball

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Noun1.masquerade ball - a ball at which guests wear costumes and masksmasquerade ball - a ball at which guests wear costumes and masks
formal, ball - a lavish dance requiring formal attire
masque, masquerade, masquerade party, mask - a party of guests wearing costumes and masks
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Why, all the time, with them, I've a feeling that we're cheating and lying to each other, playing a game like at a masquerade ball.
Further building on the success of the show-stopping look I designed for the masquerade ball in Fifty Shades Darker, it was a wonderful experience to be involved in this production.
film Flickerama: Labyrinth Masquerade Ball A screening of Jim Henson's 1986 cult favourite starring David Bowie, followed by a masquerade ball in a beautiful indoor pavilion based on the eccentric party Sarah and the Goblin King attend in the film.
Masquerade Mask: With "Fifty Shades Darker" about to hit theaters, it makes sense to celebrate the masquerade ball from the movie.
The liquid satin sheath gown with draped neckline and cross back in a silver hue was worn by Johnson's character, Anastasia Steel, during her grand entrance in the romantic thriller's exclusive masquerade ball scene.
Ladies, try your hand at disguises by putting on your fanciest frock and an ornate mask for a masquerade ball, while the gentlemen get suited up for an elegant evening of dancing and fizz.
Mansion's Fancy Dress Ball with A*M*E performing live (also Sat); GBar's Hallowe'en Havoc with Viva Music's Max Chapman (Sat); Kingdom's Freak n' Chic Masquerade Ball (Sat) with Danny Black, Vicki Scott and Carl Stanley on sax; The Garlands Family Hallowe'en Ball (Sat) and Haunted Asylum at Level and Medication's Fancy Dress Fright Night at the Arts Club, both of which are on Monday.
The Newcastle United boss has sponsored two tables at the upcoming Toast of the Tyne Masquerade Ball.
Future events are planned to focus on a variety of themes, such as a ladies night and a masquerade ball.
The Governor toasts their success by throwing a masquerade ball where plots and evil schemes abound.
Her suggested alternative: "Game of Thrones actor, Maisie Williams, helps raise thousands at a Summer Masquerade Ball for @NSPCC.