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merrymaking in Leisure topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmerrymakingmer‧ry‧mak‧ing /ˈmeriˌmeɪkɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]  literaryDL fun and enjoyment, especially drinking, dancing, and singing
Examples from the Corpus
merrymakingOnce that's settled, you can afford to indulge in a little merrymaking.But if the torture is to be compounded by organised mass merrymaking, life will soon become unendurable.But I'd had my fill of merrymaking and decided to stay put a while until my headache eased.