What does REVELS mean?

REVELS meaning in Law Dictionary

Sports of dancing, masking, etc., formerly utilized in priuces' courts, the inns of court, and noblemen's homes, generally carried out when the sun goes down. There clearly was an officer to order and supervise all of them, who was simply entitled the "master associated with revels." Cowell.

Sentence Examples with the word REVELS

Yet the horrors which it wrought hardly checked the magnificent revels of Edward's court, and neither the plague nor the truce stayed the course of the French war, though what fighting there was was indecisive and on a small scale.

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