[ verb ] have a celebration
"They were feting the patriarch of the family" "After the exam, the students were celebrating"
Used in print(Chicago Daily Tribune...)
The Chicago_Press club will fete George_E._Barnes , president_of_the_United_States Lawn_Tennis association , at a cocktail_party and buffet supper beginning at 5 : 30 p. m. tomorrow .(The Philadelphia Inquirer,...)
Debutante_Miss_Lady_Helen_Hardy will be feted at luncheon this Tuesday at which the hostess will be Mrs._Edwin_Socola of Waveland , Miss. .(The Atlanta Constitution...)
Over the weekend , Mrs._Self , personnel clerk , was a feted and honored guest of the Atlanta_Club , organization of women employes at City_Hall .