An example of a fete is a school carnival.
Origin of feteFrench fête ; from Old French feste: see feast
- A festival or feast.
- a. An elaborate, often outdoor entertainment.b. An elaborate party.
transitive verbfet·ed, fet·ing, fetes also fêt·ed or fêt·ing or fêtes
- To celebrate or honor with a festival, a feast, or an elaborate entertainment.
- To pay honor to.
Origin of feteFrench fête, from Old French feste; see feast.