Definition of jollification in English:

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jollification

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

[mass noun]
Lively celebration with others; merrymaking: eight months of commemorative jollification for the Eiffel Tower began in March [count noun]: he could have gone into London and enjoyed the jollifications
More example sentences
  • As a lover of festivity and general jollification, anytime the word ‘celebrate’ pops up I automatically conjure images of achievement being saluted with pomp relevant to the circumstance and, of course, appropriate catering.
  • He had picked up the art of jollification at Oxford, entering ‘manfully into all their parties and scenes of dissipation.
  • No, it's not the commercialisation that gets my goat, it's the forced jollification.

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Line breaks: jol¦li¦fi|ca¦tion

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