par · ty| ˈpär-tē <
img src=”https://www.merriam-webster.com/images/svg/audio.svg” alt =”How to pronounce celebration (audio) “/ > 1: an individual or group taking one side of a question, disagreement, or contest The celebrations in the lawsuit reached a contract.
2: a group of persons organized for the function of directing the policies of a federal government political celebrations with opposing agendas
3: an individual or group participating in an action or affair a mountain-climbing party a party to the deal
5: a detail of soldiers The infantry repulsed a landing party from the ship.
6: a celebration a supper party a birthday party also: the entertainment offered it