jamboree: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: ( jam"bu-rē'), [key]
— n.
  1. a carousal; any noisy merrymaking.
  2. a large gathering, as of a political party or the teams of a sporting league, often including a program of speeches and entertainment.
  3. a large gathering of members of the Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts, usually nationwide or international in scope (distinguished from camporee).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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