The period of merrymaking and feasting celebrated just before Lent.
(Chiefly UK and Ireland) Shrove Tuesday.
Easter is defined as the Sunday each year that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus with special church services and meals as well as a more secular celebration with Easter baskets filled with candy, delivered by an Easter bunny.
A day free from work that one may spend at leisure, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a halting of general business activity to commemorate or celebrate a particular event.
A usually rapid return to normal shape after removal of stress; recoil:
The definition of a festival is a time of celebration, or a day when organized events or music concerts are held in one place.
The definition of a parade is a moving display, particularly a public march.
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