Associations to the word «Bacchanalia»
BACCHANALIA, noun. (Greek mythology) A feast or an orgy in honor of Bacchus.
BACCHANALIA, noun. Hence: A drunken feast; drunken revels; an orgy.
BACCHANALIA, noun. A wild, orgiastic party or celebration.
BACCHANALIA, noun. An orgiastic festival in ancient Greece in honor of Dionysus (= Bacchus).
BACCHANALIA, noun. A wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.