Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: soiree
IPA transcription: [swɑɹ'eɪ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: soiree
    Meaning: a party of people assembled in the evening (usually at a private house)
Usage examples
  • In the large and pleasant salon which extended across the width of the house, the Ratignolles entertained their friends once a fortnight with a soiree musicale, sometimes diversified by card-playing.
  • The soiree would scarcely break up before two; and by this hour the vehicle was to be at the door, when, in the confusion occasioned by the departure of the company, Madame L. could easily enter it unobserved.