gala

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Gala \Ga"la\, noun [F. gala show, pomp, fr. It. gala finery, gala; of German origin. See {Gallant}.] Pomp, show, or festivity. --Macaulay.

{Gala day}, a day of mirth and festivity; a holiday.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

gala

noun

1: a gay festivity [syn: {gala}, {gala affair}, {jamboree}, {blowout}]


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