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Synonyms for celebrate
ˈsɛl əˌbreɪtcel·e·brate

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  1. celebrateverb

    Synonyms:
    feteVerb

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. celebrate

    To celebrate any event or occasion is to make some demonstration of respect or rejoicing because of or in memory of it, or to perform such public rites or ceremonies as it properly demands. We celebrate the birth, commemorate the death of one beloved or honored. We celebrate a national anniversary with music and song, with firing of guns and ringing of bells; we commemorate by any solemn and thoughtful service, or by a monument or other enduring memorial. We keep the Sabbath, solemnize a marriage, observe an anniversary; we celebrate or observe the Lord's Supper in which believers commemorate the sufferings and death of Christ.

    Synonyms:
    commemorate, keep, observe, solemnize

    Antonyms:
    contemn, despise, dishonor, disregard, forget, ignore, neglect, overlook, profane, violate

    Preposition:
    We celebrate the day with appropriate ceremonies; the victory was celebrated by the people, with rejoicing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. observe, celebrate, keepverb

    behave as expected during of holidays or rites

    "Keep the commandments"; "celebrate Christmas"; "Observe Yom Kippur"

    Synonyms:
    detect, retain, hold open, hold back, keep an eye on, hold on, find, continue, stay fresh, notice, abide by, honor, lionise, keep, remark, go on, watch over, take note, proceed, go along, watch, follow, save, observe, prevent, restrain, honour, mention, lionize, keep open, keep on, preserve, respect, maintain, keep back, sustain, hold, discover, fete, note

  2. celebrate, feteverb

    have a celebration

    "They were feting the patriarch of the family"; "After the exam, the students were celebrating"

    Synonyms:
    lionise, observe, fete, lionize, keep

  3. lionize, lionise, celebrateverb

    assign great social importance to

    "The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood"; "The tenor was lionized in Vienna"

    Synonyms:
    keep, observe, fete, lionize, lionise

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. celebrateverb

    Synonyms:
    praise, extol, laud, magnify, glorify, bless, commend, give praise to, make famous

  2. celebrateverb

    Synonyms:
    commemorate, solemnize, honor, keep, observe, do honor to

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. celebrateverb

    Synonyms:
    commemorate, solemnize, observe

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How to use celebrate in a sentence?

  1. Armando Iannucci:

    There's so much of a debate at the moment about what Britain is and what Britain is not and how it's excluding and how it's isolating itself, i wanted to celebrate what I feel Britain is, which is something much more lively and vibrant and cheery - the comedy heritage, the literary heritage, the variety, the arts.

  2. Gerald Griffin:

    We had what we called a state of the state a few minutes after they landed to make sure they were OKon the surface, we didnt celebrate at touchdown, there was too much left to do.

  3. Olivia Wilde:

    Florence is a force, we are so grateful that Florence Pugh's able to make it tonight despite being in production on' Dune.' I know as a director how disruptive it is to lose an actor even for a day, so I'm very grateful to Florence Pugh, very grateful to Denis Villeneuve( director of' Dune : Part Two') for helping us, and we're really thrilled we'll get to celebrate Florence Pugh work tonight.

  4. Doug Coleman:

    Bridge day is the one day out of the year that the bridge is closed to traffic and we celebrate the bridge, typically, 80 to 100,000 people show up, 400 people bring their parachutes to jump. You can rappel from the catwalk. It's a big festival.

  5. Jason Tartick:

    We haven't seen Kaitlyn's family in over a year and a half, so we are heading to Cabo today for the week to celebrate, let the wedding planning commence !


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