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Synonyms for celebrate
ˈsɛl əˌbreɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. observe, celebrate, keep(verb)

    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, fete(verb)

    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, celebrate(verb)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. celebrate(verb)

    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.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. celebrate(v. a.)

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

  2. celebrate(v. a.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. celebrate(v)

    Synonyms:
    commemorate, solemnize, observe

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How to use celebrate in a sentence?

  1. Joe Williams:

    Celebrating Australia Day on January 26th is offensive, to celebrate an invasion which has seen our people dispossessed, displaced and oppressed for some 230 years, is plain offensive.

  2. Proverb:

    A person who cannot pray at home will celebrate mass somewhere else.

  3. Mere Abrams:

    For some kids, pre-Covid, it was: 'My parents aren't the priority. I'm wanting to celebrate this within myself and my community.

  4. Bob Costas:

    I recall the phrase,' It's a six-hour, daylong celebration of football, and you're not the right person to celebrate football,' to which my response was not,' Oh please, please, change your mind.' My response was,' Yeah, I guess you're right.'.

  5. Anas Ammounah:

    We're here to celebrate a victory against Le Pen, we found that Le Pen would stop immigration and we were scared.

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