jamboree jamboree

Definition(s):

  • (n) a gay festivity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Pan Ams might have provided a three-week jamboree for millions of athletes, locals and visitors, but when the closing ceremony ended, the city returned to its usual mess.
  2. Though the jamboree was American, boys had come from as far as Brazil, Greece and Iran to take part.

News

  1. Pets & Paws Jamboree plans weekend of activities

    NIAGARA FALLS – Carnival rides and live bands are featured as the Pets & Paws SPCA Jamboree continues today through Sunday at the Summit Park Mall, 6929 Williams Road.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News

  2. Jamboree to take place July 4 at East Woodstock Common

    The 57th annual Jamboree will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 4 at the East Woodstock Common, 415 Connecticut 169, Woodstock.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

  3. Chokecherry Jamboree begins Sunday

    SARGENT — The Sargent Fair and Chokecherry Jamboree will begin Sunday and continue through Wednesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Grand Island Independent

Quotes

  1. "This is at the same time a classical concert, a summit, a scout jamboree and a speed date," Tilson Thomas said.
    on Apr 15, 2009 By: Michael Tilson Thomas Source: AFP

  2. Jonathan said: "When you use the word summit, it becomes problematic because the people feel that when you say summit that people will come from everywhere, different memos, sentiments, and make it a jamboree. It is not really what they want. We...
    on Jul 17, 2008 By: Goodluck Jonathan Source: This Day

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