[ noun ] a person who is celebrating
Used in print(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)
A bright sun and brisk wind had the track in a fast condition for_the_first_time this week and 8280 St._Patty_Day celebrants bet $ 842617 on the well prepared program .(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)
Times_Square , when I ascended to_it with my fellow subway travellers ( all dressed as if for a huge wedding in a family of which we were all distant members ) , was nearly impassable , the sidewalks swarming_with celebrants , with bundled_up sailors and soldiers already hugging their girls and their rationed bottles of whiskey .
[ noun ] (religion,Christianity) an officiating priest celebrating the Eucharist