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Definition of Wassail

Wassail
Wassail Was"sail, a. Of or pertaining to wassail, or to a wassail; convivial; as, a wassail bowl. ``Awassail candle, my lord, all tallow.' --Shak. Wassail bowl, a bowl in which wassail was mixed, and placed upon the table. ``Spiced wassail bowl.' --J. Fletcher. ``When the cloth was removed, the butler brought in a huge silver vessel . . . Its appearance was hailed with acclamation, being the wassail bowl so renowned in Christmas festivity.' --W. Irving. Wassail cup, a cup from which wassail was drunk.
Wassail
Wassail Was"sail, v. i. To hold a wassail; to carouse. Spending all the day, and good part of the night, in dancing, caroling, and wassailing. --Sir P. Sidney.

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- The Gloucestershire W****ail, also known as "W****ail! W****ail! All Over the Town", "The W****ailing Bowl" and "W****ail Song" is an English Christmas carol...
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