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n. pl. rev·el·ries
Boisterous merrymaking.

rev′el·rous (-rəs) adj.


of or relating to revelry
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The triumphant Apollo had Marsyas, a follower of the revelrous Achaean deity Dionysus, flayed for his presumption.
The revelrous Duval Street hosts two of the celebrations, including the 16th annual conch shell drop from the roof of Sloppy Joe's Bar and the lowering of a local legend, Drag Queen Sushi, in her glittering six-foot tall red high-heel shoe at the Bourbon Street Pub.
To celebrate Chinese New Year (the Year of the Ox begins on February 20) or any other revelrous gathering, consider this Szechwan-style appetizer dinner party.