Definition Of celebration
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
Example Of celebration
a birthday celebration
As the new Archbishop of York left the ceremony, the bells of the Minster rang out in celebration .
At first sight, this month's trade data do not seem a cause for celebration .
Bradford is gearing up to paint the town red in celebration of Comic Relief.
For them celebration of her achievement is always mingled with recollections of their loss.