Definition of mas in English:

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Pronunciation: /mɑːs/


[mass noun] West Indian
Carnival celebrations: [as modifier]: mas bands
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  • 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.


Abbreviation of masquerade.

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