gala, gala affair, jamboree, blowout(noun)
a gay festivity
Pomp, show, or festivity.
A showy and festive party.
A type of apple which is a cross pollination between Kidd's Orange Red and Golden Delicious
Galashiels, a town in Scotland.
pomp, show, or festivity
Origin: [F. gala show, pomp, fr. It. gala finery, gala; of German origin. See Gallant.]
Gala is a clonally propagated apple with a mild and sweet flavor. Gala apples ranked at number 2 in 2006 on the US Apple Association's list of most popular apples, after Red Delicious and before Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, and Fuji.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gā′la, n. festivity.—n. Gā′la-dress, gay costume for a gala-day. [Fr. gala, show—It. gala, finery.]
The numerical value of gala in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of gala in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!
“Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!”
The small irritations or indignities that we experience are nothing compared to what a previous generation experienced, it's one thing for me to be mistaken for a waiter at a gala. It's another for my son to be mistaken for a robber and to be handcuffed, or worse, if he happens to be walking down the street and is dressed the way teenagers dress.
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