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The fact that he was celebrating another loss for the star-crossed city of Detroit only enhances the symbolism.

Otherwise, we will be but celebrating an empty holiday, missing its true meaning altogether.

Most recently, Karl Lagerfeld hosted a grand fête celebrating the premier of his film Reincarnation.

There was a handy distraction in the Che t-shirt the tourist was wearing while celebrating the death.

A night of new beginnings, of toasting old friends, of celebrating the safe and healthy end to another year.

It is unnecessary to say that they are not Bacchic songs celebrating the juice of the grape, or anything like it.

Burns wrote in Scotch, and in celebrating the anniversary of his birth, they celebrated a national fête.

They were celebrating an anniversary service for the dead whose body lay elsewhere.

Also, one boomed and boosted his own particular emotions, celebrating their merits in the language of the circus-poster.

The King's birthday was August 24, and preparations had been made for celebrating it with unusual brilliancy.


On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to celebrating, such as: appreciative, congratulatory, polite, respectful, adulatory, and approbative.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.