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Noun
/ˌseləˈbrāSHən/,
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The action of marking one's pleasure at an important event or occasion by engaging in enjoyable, typically social, activity,
  1. The action of marking one's pleasure at an important event or occasion by engaging in enjoyable, typically social, activity
    • - the birth of his son was a cause for celebration
    • - a birthday celebration

  1. a joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event
  2. any joyous diversion
  3. the public performance of a sacrament or solemn ceremony with all appropriate ritual; "the celebration of marriage"
  4. (celebrate) observe: behave as expected during of holidays or rites; "Keep the commandments"; "celebrate Christmas"; "Observe Yom Kippur"
  5. (celebrate) lionize: assign great social importance to; "The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood"; "The tenor was lionized in Vienna"
  6. (celebrated) widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"
  7. Celebration is a biennial Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian cultural event held in Juneau, Alaska. It is sponsored and organized by the Sealaska Heritage Institute, the non-profit cultural arm of Sealaska Corporation.
  8. Celebration is a Baltimore-based band which is significantly influenced by its members' interest in cabaret culture .
  9. Celebration is the debut album from Baltimore's Celebration. It was released on February 27, 2006. The album was released on 4AD.
  10. Celebration is a census-designated place (CDP) and a master-planned community in Osceola County, Florida, United States, near Walt Disney World Resort. It was developed by The Walt Disney Company. Celebration is part of the Orlando-Kissimmee Metropolitan Statistical Area. ...
  11. Celebration is a two CD set album released by the cellist Julian Lloyd Webber in 2001
  12. Celebration is the third greatest hits album from American singer Madonna, and the closing release under her contract with Warner Bros. Records, her record company since 1982. The release follows her two previous greatest hits albums, The Immaculate Collection (1990) and GHV2 (2001). ...
  13. "Celebration" is a song by American recording artist Madonna from her third greatest hits compilation, Celebration. It was written by Madonna, Paul Oakenfold, Ciaran Gribbin and Ian Green, and produced by Madonna and Paul Oakenfold. ...
  14. Celebration is a musical with a book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt.
  15. Celebration is a triptych painting by Tyeb Mehta. It sold at Christie's for 15 million Indian rupees ($300,000 USD) in 2002 , the highest price a contemporary Indian piece of art has ever sold for in a public auction .
  16. A party is a gathering of people who have been invited by a host for the purposes of socializing, conversation, or recreation. A party will typically feature food and beverages, and often music and dancing as well.
  17. The formal performance of a solemn rite, such as Christian sacrament; The observance of a holiday or feast day, as by solemnities; The act, process of showing appreciation, gratitude and/or remembrance, notably as a social event; A social gathering for entertainment and fun; a party
  18. (celebrate) To extol or honour in a solemn manner; To honour by rites, by ceremonies of joy and respect, or by refraining from ordinary business; to observe duly; to keep; To engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event; To perform or participate in, as a sacrament or solemn rite; ...
  19. (celebrated) famous or widely praised for good works
  20. (Celebrations) Two Yao holidays are especially important in Mozambique. The first, called Unyago, is the biggest celebration involving children, and follows several weeks of initiation ceremonies for kids ages 7-12 years. ...
  21. (celebrations) (in  feast (religion): Crucial stages of life)
  22. (Celebrate) I looked up a common word in Swahili. The Swahili word is sherehe. I know that we use sherehe where in English we use the word "celebration," or "commemoration." The verb coming from it, sherehekea, means to celebrate something, or celebrate because of something.
  23. (Celebrate) If you leveled up this turn, get +20 HP.
  24. (Celebrate) To observe a day or event with ceremonies or days or respect, festivity, rejoicing and merrymaking.
  25. (celebrate) v. to honor a person or event with special activities