intransitive verb

To take great pleasure or delight.

intransitive verb

To engage in uproarious festivities; make merry.


A boisterous festivity or celebration; merrymaking.

To draw back or away; remove.

To hold or take part in revels; join in merrymaking; indulge in boisterous festivities; carouse.

To dance; move with a light and dancing step; frolic.

To act lawlessly; wanton; indulge one’s inclination or caprice.

To take great pleasure; feel an ardent and keen enjoyment; delight.

To spend in revelry.


A merrymaking; a feast or festivity characterized by boisterous jollity; a carouse; hence, mirth-making in general; revelry.