beanfeast


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beanfeast

(ˈbiːnˌfiːst)
n
1. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) an annual dinner given by employers to employees
2. any festive or merry occasion
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beanfeast - an annual dinner party given by an employer for the employeesbeanfeast - an annual dinner party given by an employer for the employees
dinner party, dinner - a party of people assembled to have dinner together; "guests should never be late to a dinner party"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations

beanfeast

[ˈbiːnfiːst] N beano [ˈbiːnəʊ] N (Brit) (= party) → fiesta f, juerga f; (= meal) → comilona f
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beanfeast

[ˈbiːnfiːst] n (British) (= event) → nouba f
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beanfeast

n (inf)Schmaus m (inf)
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References in classic literature ?
Another good way we discovered of irritating the aristocratic type of steam launch, was to mistake them for a beanfeast, and ask them if they were Messrs.
The organisation will take over the cafe from Beanfeast Charity for Children, following their announcement that they would no longer be operating the service in the sheriff court.
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Royal beanfeast as kids suffer THE announcement of another expensive, taxpayer funded Royal Wedding beanfeast was followed by anti-poverty charity, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, revealing that a third of British children - 4.2m - and almost 2m pensioners live in poverty.
W Merrigan, Ashton-in-Makerfield Curse of poverty THE announcement of another expensive, tax-payer funded Royal Wedding beanfeast was followed by anti-poverty charity, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, revealing that a third of British children - 4.2m - and almost 2m pensioners live in poverty.
It is a beanfeast of self-satisfaction" Former Financial Times editor Andrew Gowers on the annual business meeting in the Swiss ski resort of Davos
Another slim book is The Roman Beanfeast (96) by Gillian Cross and with the lively cartoons of Ros Asquith.
I tipped Synchronised to everybody - even Cheltenham's taxi drivers had a beanfeast on me.
Howard also did her best for the rubbishy words of two of Elgar's 'Sea Pictures', her tones radiant and burnished, but music which sat oddly in advance of the nationalistic beanfeast shortly to follow.
Unison's leader Dave Prentis pushed credibility to the limit when he told the TUC's annual rabble-rousing beanfeast that industrial action would involve the "fight of our lives".
With the freshest of the season coming into market now, this is the perfect time for a beanfeast.