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feast
British English: /fiːst/
American English: /fist/

Translation of feast in German:

noun

  • 1
    (Religion)
    Fest, das
    the feast of Christmas/Easter/Epiphany
    das Weihnachts-/Oster-/Erscheinungsfest
    movable/immovable feast
    beweglicher/unbeweglicher Feiertag
    breakfast is a movable feast in our family
    [humorous]
    wir frühstücken nicht zu festen Zeiten
  • 2 (banquet)
    Festessen, das
    Bankett, das [formal]
    [figurative]
    Labsal, das [formal]
    a feast for the eyes/ears
    eine Augenweide/ein Ohrenschmaus
    enough 2

intransitive verb

  • 1 feast on something
    sich an etwas Dat. gütlich tun
    [figurative]
    sich an etwas Dat. laben [formal]
    sich an etwas Dat. weiden [formal]
  • 2 (celebrate with festivities)
    Feste/ein Fest begehen

transitive verb

  • festlich bewirten
    he feasted his eyes on her beauty
    seine Augen labten od. weideten sich an ihrer Schönheit [formal]

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