comessation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin comessatio.

Noun[edit]

comessation ‎(plural comessations)

  1. (obsolete) A revelling or rioting.
    • Bishop Joseph Hall
      Is it a small benefit, that I am placed there [] where I see no drunken comessations, no rebellious routs, no violent oppressions, no obscene rejoicings, nor ought else that might either vex or affright my soul?