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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a gay festivity;
[syn: gala, gala affair, jamboree, blowout]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Jamboree \Jam`bo*ree"\, n. [Etym. uncertain. Cf. Jambone.] 1. A noisy or unrestrained carousal or frolic; a spree. [Slang] --Kipling. A Calcutta-made pony cart had been standing in front of the manager's bungalow when Raja Singh started on his jamboree. --W. A. Fraser. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. a large festive gathering. [PJC] 3. an assembly of boy scouts, usually at the national or international level, including camping among the activities; -- a term adopted by the Boy Scouts organization. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

jamboree n 1: a gay festivity [syn: gala, gala affair, jamboree, blowout]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

34 Moby Thesaurus words for "jamboree": Mardi Gras, Saturnalia, banquet, blowout, carnival, carouse, celebration, charivari, do, fair, feast, festival, festive occasion, festivity, fete, field day, fiesta, frolic, gala, gala affair, gala day, gathering, get-together, great doings, high jinks, jubilee, kermis, party, picnic, revelry, revels, spree, waygoose, wayzgoose