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Definition of Banquet

Banquet

  1. A feast; a sumptuous entertainment of eating and drinking; often, a complimentary or ceremonious feast, followed by speeches.
  2. A dessert; a course of sweetmeats; a sweetmeat or sweetmeats.
  3. To treat with a banquet or sumptuous entertainment of food; to feast.
  4. To regale one's self with good eating and drinking; to feast.
  5. To partake of a dessert after a feast.

Banquet Quotations

A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Aesop

The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath are parts of the banquet. - Rebecca Harding Davis
The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath are parts of the banquet.
Rebecca Harding Davis

Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
Robert Louis Stevenson

We should have a banquet on the day haters die.
Ovadia Yosef

Too many sit at the banquet table of the gospel of Jesus Christ and merely nibble at the feast placed before them. They go through the motions - attending their meetings perhaps, glancing at scriptures, repeating familiar prayers - but their hearts are far away.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
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Banquet Translations

banquet in Dutch is banket, feestmaal
banquet in French is banquet
banquet in German is Bankett, Festessen
banquet in Italian is banchetto
banquet in Latin is epulor, epulo
banquet in Spanish is banquete
banquet in Swedish is kalas, bankett
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