Definition Of celebration

noun

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.


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