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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. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you are alive and healty, you must know that this is your greatest success and your greatest chance in life! Celebrate this success with all your heart, with all your gratitude!

  2. Velma Martin:

    I'm out here to celebrate a legend, the life of a person who( sacrificed) for others, so it gives me great honor and pleasure to just get up and stand here to salute him for what he's done.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Dare to be original in all you do i.e. be and remain yourself. For, people will appreciate/celebrate you more for being yourself than for copying someone else.

  4. Sherrod Brown:

    Let our country -- our nation's citizens, our Ohio Democratic, my fellow elected officials all over the country -- let them all cast their eyes toward the heartland, to The Midwest, to our Great Lakes state, and we will show America how we celebrate organized labor and all workers - the waitress in Dayton, the office worker in Toledo, the nurse in Columbus, the mineworker in Coshocton. That is the message coming out of Ohio in 2018, and that is the blueprint for our nation in 2020.

  5. Josephine Lee:

    We have all been through a very traumatic experience together. We have been isolated. Humans need that comfort, that love, the human touch — and especially children, music is this universal language that allows us to celebrate our shared humanity.

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