¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Festiveness
1. [n -ES]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Festiveness
Literary usage of Festiveness
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1812)
"... festive and festiveness ; hut in his Glossary to Chaucer he correctly ... it festiveness. ‘l'he Reader will lind as little in line 648 of the same ..."
2. The Age of Transition, 1400-1580 by Frederick John Snell (1905)
"All are marked by a quaint unconventional manner, expressing sometimes the season's festiveness, and sometimes a childlike appreciation of the great miracle ..."
3. Social Historians by Harry Aubrey Toulmin (1911)
"... because of their surpassing good nature — the ever- living interest of those several stories of which each is endowed with a perpetual festiveness. ..."