Definition of fiesta noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//fiˈestə//
; NAmE NAmE//fiˈestə//
(from Spanish)
jump to other results
a public event when people celebrate and are entertained with music and dancing, usually connected with a religious festival in countries where the people speak Spanish Word OriginSpanish, from Latin festum, (plural) festa, neuter plural of festus ‘joyous’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fiesta