Sentence Examples


  • There they are represented as spending their time in constant fighting and feasting in his service.
  • It is celebrated in Catholic countries, as the last day of the carnival, with feasting and merrymaking, of which, in England, the eating of pancakes alone survives as a social custom, the day having been called at one time "Pancake Tuesday."
  • In return he receives the souls of the slain who in his palace, Valhalla, live a life of fighting and feasting, similar to that which has been their desire on earth.
  • Plur.) was given to certain festivals in honour of Dionysus, probably because of the predominance of feasting in connexion with them.
  • Re-kindle the fires of the land, the sacred fire on the teocalli of the war-god blazed up again, and the people began with feasting and rejoicing the new cycle.
 

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