An example of a festive occasion is a parade.
- of, for, or suited to a feast or festival
- merry; joyous
Origin of festiveClassical Latin festivus ; from festum: see feast
- Of, relating to, or appropriate for a feast or festival.
- Merry; joyous: a festive party.
Origin of festiveLatin f&emacron;st&imacron;vus, from f&emacron;stus; see dh&emacron;s- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more festive, superlative most festive)