feast

How to spell feast in portuguese

In portuguese, the word feast can be spelled:

  • n.
      1. A large, elaborately prepared meal, usually for many persons and often accompanied by entertainment; a banquet.
      2. A meal that is well prepared and abundantly enjoyed.
    1. A periodic religious festival commemorating an event or honoring a god or saint.
    2. Something giving great pleasure or satisfaction: a book that is a veritable feast for the mind.

    v., feast·ed, feast·ing, feasts.

    v.tr.

    To give a feast for; entertain or feed sumptuously: feasted the guests on venison.

    v.intr.
    1. To partake of a feast; eat heartily.
    2. To experience something with gratification or delight: feasted on the view.
    idiom:

    feast (one's) eyes on

    1. To be delighted or gratified by the sight of: We feasted our eyes on the paintings.

    [Middle English feste, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *fēsta, from Latin, pl. of fēstum, from fēstus, festive.]

    feaster feast'er n.


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