Definition of partygoer in US English:



  • A person attending a party.

    • ‘This led to fights and disturbances within the town, with the youngsters mixing with older partygoers who had filtered into the town after pub closing time.’
    • ‘A giant screen on the night showed how much money was still to be raised and glitter rained down on partygoers as the magic £1 million was announced.’
    • ‘All partygoers receive a healthy and nutritious party pack.’
    • ‘Abandoned motorbikes could be seen under the water where the partygoers had left them as they scrambled to get off the site as quickly as possible once the storm struck.’
    • ‘Apart from that he stressed that partygoers not using public transport should nominate a designated driver who didn't drink.’
    • ‘In the celebrations local partygoers threw a firecracker, and the four thought they were under fire.’
    • ‘Fortunately, none of the partygoers or bus passengers were injured.’
    • ‘Mrs Morgan explained that the partygoers were very well organised.’
    • ‘Rave parties are always popular on New Year's Eve, especially among younger partygoers.’
    • ‘Glass containers and tin cans are banned from all official events and are to be collected from partygoers - who will be offered a plastic alternative.’
    • ‘Montreal is quickly becoming one of the best places to ring in the New Year with partygoers due to its excellent nightlife reputation.’
    • ‘Music, singing, and dancing will be on the agenda for this 41st party and a special party cake will be cut by the two oldest partygoers.’
    • ‘The two, Switzerland's most glamorous diplomatic couple, have acquired a reputation as partygoers in Berlin.’
    • ‘I did my part to express solidarity with my partygoers by drinking the same cheap scotch I expected them to drink.’
    • ‘Once it moved into the clubs, it lost a lot of the appeal for some of the partygoers who would attend events.’
    • ‘This cleaners has seen a 50 percent drop, because the clothes partygoers would have worn are still in their closets.’
    • ‘But at a recent social event with a large percentage of partygoers under 30, I realized my age was showing.’
    • ‘His eyes continued to moved among the partygoers, seeking someone in particular.’
    • ‘Police in South Yorkshire have produced 20,000 postcards to be given out to festive partygoers advising them of the safest way to get home.’
    • ‘In one particular park in the Salthill area where the residents plant shrubs and flowers at their own expense the partygoers saw fit to pull up the shrubs and flowers.’
    merrymaker, party animal, carouser, roisterer, good-time boy, good-time girl, pleasure seeker
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