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beanfeast

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Pronunciation: /ˈbiːnfiːst/

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Definition of beanfeast in English:

noun

British informal
A celebratory party with plentiful food and drink: cheerful music for beanfeasts figurative a beanfeast of seminars and workshops

Origin

early 19th century: from bean + feast. The term originally denoted an annual dinner given to employees by their employers, where beans and bacon were regarded as an indispensable dish.

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