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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.
There is, too, the suspicion that some of these annual beanfeasts are growing tired, coming up with new ideas merely out of contrivance in an attempt to continue to appear relevant.
And this season has seen a quartet of points-scoring beanfeasts between these two titans.