Pronunciation: (gā'i-tē), [key]
1. the state of being gay or cheerful; gay spirits.
2. Often, gaieties. merrymaking or festivity: the gaieties of the New Year season.
3. showiness; finery: gaiety of dress. Also,gayety.
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