Definition of mas in English:

mas

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Pronunciation: /mɑːs
 
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noun

[mass noun] West Indian
  • Carnival celebrations: [as modifier]: mas bands
    More example sentences
    • It's a rallying call to all pan players to reclaim their place in mas celebrations by helping to restore steel band music in carnival.
    • The spinal core of Carnival and mas of long ago was creative portrayal.
    • The Carnival is over but there are some jokers still playing mas in my neighbourhood.

Origin

abbreviation of masquerade.

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