Gayety

  • 1 Gayety — Gay e*ty, n.; pl. {Gayeties}. [Written also {gaiety}.] [F. gaiet[ e]. See {Gay}, a.] 1. The state of being gay; merriment; mirth; acts or entertainments prompted by, or inspiring, merry delight; used often in the plural; as, the gayeties of the… …

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  • 2 gayety — see GAIETY (Cf. gaiety) …

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  • 3 gayety — [gā′ə tē] n. pl. gayeties alt. sp. of GAIETY …

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  • 4 Gayety — Le Théâtre Gayety en 1946 Lili St Cyr en spectacle vers 1946 …

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  • 5 gayety — US var. of GAIETY. * * * gayety see gaiety …

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  • 6 gayety — variant of gaiety …

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  • 7 gayety — /gay i tee/, n., pl. gayeties. gaiety. * * * …

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  • 8 gayety — n. gaiety, joyousness, happiness, elation …

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  • 9 gayety — noun US variant spelling of gaiety …

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  • 10 gayety — n. [Written also Gaiety.] 1. Show, showiness, gaudiness, finery, glitter, brilliancy, tinsel, gaudiness, garishness, flashiness. 2. Liveliness, cheerfulness, joyousness, joviality, sprightliness, mirth, blithesomeness, merriment, glee, hilarity,… …

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  • 11 gayety — gay•e•ty [[t]ˈgeɪ ɪ ti[/t]] n. pl. ties gaiety …

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  • 12 Théâtre Gayety — Gayety Le Théâtre Gayety en 1946 …

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  • 13 USS Gayety (AM-239) — was an , another aircraft made a suicide run on Gayety , coming in from starboard. Her automatic weapons riddled the aircraft that passed close over her fantail before crashing into the sea convert|30|yd off the port quarter. Later in the same… …

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  • 14 gaiety — Gayety Gay e*ty, n.; pl. {Gayeties}. [Written also {gaiety}.] [F. gaiet[ e]. See {Gay}, a.] 1. The state of being gay; merriment; mirth; acts or entertainments prompted by, or inspiring, merry delight; used often in the plural; as, the gayeties… …

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  • 15 Gayeties — Gayety Gay e*ty, n.; pl. {Gayeties}. [Written also {gaiety}.] [F. gaiet[ e]. See {Gay}, a.] 1. The state of being gay; merriment; mirth; acts or entertainments prompted by, or inspiring, merry delight; used often in the plural; as, the gayeties… …

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  • 16 Liveliness — Live li*ness, n. [From {Lively}.] 1. The quality or state of being lively or animated; sprightliness; vivacity; animation; spirit; as, the liveliness of youth, contrasted with the gravity of age. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] 2. An appearance of life …

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  • 17 BRP Magat Salamat (PS-20) — The BRP Magat Salamat (PS 20) is one of several Miguel Malvar class of Patrol Corvettes in service with the Philippine Navy. She is formerly an ex USN Fleet Minesweeper based on the Admirable class minesweeper hull that were produced during World …

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  • 18 Cabaret montréalais — Histoire des cabarets montréalais L’histoire des cabarets montréalais s étend du début des années 1920 aux années 1970. Ceux ci ont été, sans conteste, un phénomène social, économique et bien sûr culturel qui a contribué à transformer… …

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  • 19 Cabarets montréalais — Histoire des cabarets montréalais L’histoire des cabarets montréalais s étend du début des années 1920 aux années 1970. Ceux ci ont été, sans conteste, un phénomène social, économique et bien sûr culturel qui a contribué à transformer… …

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  • 20 Histoire des cabarets montréalais — L’histoire des cabarets montréalais s étend du début des années 1920 aux années 1970. Ces dernier ont créé, sans conteste, un phénomène social, économique et culturel qui a contribué à transformer radicalement le milieu du spectacle montréalais… …

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