Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun wassail

1 sense of wassail

Sense 1
wassail -- (a punch made of sweetened ale or wine heated with spices and roasted apples; especially at Christmas)
       => punch -- (an iced mixed drink usually containing alcohol and prepared for multiple servings; normally served in a punch bowl)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb wassail

2 senses of wassail

Sense 1
revel, racket, make whoopie, make merry, make happy, whoop it up, jollify, wassail -- (celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities; "The members of the wedding party made merry all night"; "Let's whoop it up--the boss is gone!")
       => celebrate, fete -- (have a celebration; "They were feting the patriarch of the family"; "After the exam, the students were celebrating")

Sense 2
toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail -- (propose a toast to; "Let us toast the birthday girl!"; "Let's drink to the New Year")
       => honor, honour, reward -- (bestow honor or rewards upon; "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageous action")

2024, Cloud WordNet Browser