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Meaning of bacchanal

bac•cha•nal

Pronunciation: (n.bä"ku-näl', bak"u-nal', bak'u-nladj.bak'u-nl), [key]
— n.
  1. a follower of Bacchus.
  2. a drunken reveler.
  3. an occasion of drunken revelry; orgy; bacchanalia.
—adj.
  1. pertaining to Bacchus; bacchanalian.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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