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fiesta (n.)

1844 as a Spanish word in English, "Spanish-American religious festival," Spanish, literally "feast" (see feast (n.)).

updated on November 06, 2014

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Definitions of fiesta from WordNet

fiesta (n.)
an elaborate party (often outdoors);
Synonyms: fete / feast
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.