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noun as in yearly observance, celebration

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The conversations can be about the challenges of holidays, anniversaries, and new family configurations.

These events come and go so quickly now that the anniversaries rain down ever harder.

And just as there are many anniversaries to mark, so memory itself has gotten shorter.

“We do weddings, bar mitzvahs, christenings, anniversaries,” Beck announced.

Speaking of 50-year anniversaries, the 50th Anniversary episode of Doctor Who recently aired.

The month of October brought round one of the most disagreeable anniversaries in my life.

The meetings to which family anniversaries gave rise filled in the future of earthly joy to them.

Henry and Maria had many hearty friends to keep their many anniversaries.

As it was one of the anniversaries of the denomination, thousands were present to hear the discourse.

He had a mortal dislike, poor Stransom, to lean anniversaries, and loved them still less when they made a pretence of a figure.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to anniversaries, such as: ceremony, holiday, commemoration, festival, recurrence, and red-letter day.

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