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marked by festal celebration

Synonyms for merry

full of or showing high-spirited merriment

offering fun and gaiety

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quick and energetic

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They would then sneak back into the house before dawn and continue making merry.
Khaleej Times caught up with a few families on Christmas Eve, and all families are set to turn off their work phones and laptops for the day and spend time making merry with their loved ones.
As told by Olivier Bourdeaut's narrator, the young son who retrospectively describes his parents' whirlwind existence, what could have been a sententious morality tale (as in La Fontaine's fable) of doomed grasshoppers, making merry and perilously living on borrowed time in a world of industrious and unforgiving ants, instead becomes a lighthearted ode to the age-old injunction of carpe diem.
uk AUGUST 22 - 28: Guitars out, soulful expressions at the ready - it's the 50th anniversary of the Whitby Folk Week with seven days of storytelling, dancing and performances in venues across the town, and musicians making merry in Whitby's many pubs.
Arab News Editor in Chief Mohammed Al-Harthi joins diplomats in making merry.
Roy Bonisteel once summed up his philosophy: "We are moulded into a materialist world where we do a lot of eating, drinking and making merry until we ask the basic questions 'Who am I?
55) on my radar all season and trust me, I'll be making merry tonight if Jonjo's chestnut lands the Grand National Trial at Haydock.
WITH the season of making merry upon us I would like to share a personal experience about the perils of drink-driving.
But in bad weather When the wind got up Vessels rocked violently from side to side Passengers started to panic For fear they would all be drowned And go for a trip On the great Mersey Ferries in the sky Oh whatever happened to the river cruises On the good old Royal Iris - Exciting occasions When patrons had good times Making merry On this famous old ferry Those days I fear Are long gone Never to return.
But Mama Always Put Vodka in the Sangria: Adventures in Eating, Drinking and Making Merry offers a blend of travelogue and culinary adventures from around the world as Reed journeys to Afghanistan to her native Mississippi Delta and back, savoring different foods and entertainment experiences from both home and abroad and sharing them with readers who enjoy armchair culinary journeys and a peppering of recipes throughout.
B- town party animals spotted making merry into the night at the housewarming party included Imran's superstar maternal uncle mir Khan and his film- maker- wife Kiran Rao.
In March, having won in court VZBV said that Facebook had to start behaving itself when it comes to European privacy protection and really ought not to have been making merry with its users' address books.
Why not see in 2012 in style with Jools Holland who'll be making merry music with help from the breakout stars of the year, Jessie J, The Vaccines and Aloe Blacc, plus legends including Ruby Turner, Sandie Shaw and Cyndi Lauper (BBC2 11.
Gough also trained the granddam Making Merry (Toms The Best-Tinrah Princess), a smashing marathon sort who in the space of eight weeks broke clocks at Waterford (730 and 790 yards), Shelbourne (750) and Harold's Cross (750).
She's also blessed with a distinctive voice and knows hows to handle her guitar, extracting wonderful whoops and wails out of her instrument, making merry use of her myriad pedals.