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songfest

[sawng-fest, song-] /ˈsɔŋ fɛst, ˈsɒŋ-/
noun
1.
an informal, often spontaneous gathering at which people sing folk songs, popular ballads, etc.
2.
an informal gathering at a studio, concert hall, or the like, in which people participate by singing along with the performers.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; song + -fest
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Examples for songfest
  • Call it a standard songfest suitable for the summer.
  • The drive for authenticity is relentless: last summer an alpine songfest even brought yodelers to the resort.

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