What does the word banquet mean?

Usage examples for banquet

  1. As he came from the banquet room, Washington and his officers met the three. – Then Marched the Brave by Harriet T. Comstock
  2. The banquet was not to be until seven, and it was now still but a little past six. – Left End Edwards by Ralph Henry Barbour
  3. There was a magnificent banquet spread in a summer- house on the river bank. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope