banqueting vs feasting what difference

what is difference between banqueting and feasting

English

Verb

banqueting

  1. present participle of banquet

Noun

banqueting (plural banquetings)

  1. The act of holding or participating in a banquet.
    • c. 1601, William Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida, Act V, Scene 1,[1]
      Come, come, Thersites, help to trim my tent:
      This night in banqueting must all be spent.
    • 1611, King James Version of the Bible, 1 Peter 4:3,[2]
      For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries:

Italian

Etymology

Borrowed from English banqueting.

Noun

banqueting m (invariable)

  1. banqueting


English

Verb

feasting

  1. present participle of feast
    They are feasting on turkey and venison.

Noun

feasting (plural feastings)

  1. A feast, or an occasion on which people or animals feast

Anagrams

  • fastinge

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