noun (plural revelries)[mass noun] (also revelries)
Lively and noisy festivities, especially when these involve drinking a large amount of alcohol: sounds of revelry issued into the night New Year revelries
More example sentences
- Carnival revelry usually involves large crowds of people packed together - a perfect opportunity for pickpockets.
- The season's festive revelries began in force on Thursday evening, but with them came a series of incidents including assault and vandalism.
- Angry, he went back to Moscow and once again engaged in a life of revelry, drinking, gambling and womanizing.