- s offering fun and gaiety
a festive (or festal) occasion
- For others, a musical play will have to rank a bit higher as drama than South Pacific, if the loss in dancing, dcor, and musicomedy's festal airs is not to smack of larceny.
- Out of This World (music lyrics by Cole Porter; book by Dwight Taylor Reginald Lawrence; produced by Saint Subber Lemuel Ayers) is as festal and glittering to look at as a.
- Guests of Ethiopia on a festal day almost two decades ago still remember what happened as they prepared to dress: the entire water supply of the capital city of Addis Ababa had .