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English noun: banquet

1. banquet (group) a ceremonial dinner party for many people


Broader (hypernym)dinner, dinner party

Narrower (hyponym)gaudy

2. banquet (food) a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed

SamplesA banquet for the graduating seniors.
The Thanksgiving feast.
They put out quite a spread.

Synonymsfeast, spread

Broader (hypernym)meal, repast

English verb: banquet

1. banquet (consumption) provide a feast or banquet for

ExamplesSam cannot banquet Sue

Synonymsfeast, junket

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)host

Verb groupbanquet, feast, junket

2. banquet (consumption) partake in a feast or banquet

ExamplesSam and Sue banquet

Synonymsfeast, junket

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)eat

Narrower (hyponym)wine and dine

Verb groupbanquet, feast, junket

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