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Both males and females at parties, weddings, and celebrations perform it.

Historical justifications for most modern celebrations can be found in the ancient world.

Given the somewhat macabre origins of the feast, many of the celebrations were designed to placate the gods.

It was one of the biggest celebrations I can remember from my youth.

Weddings, birthdays and other celebrations are infamously difficult for those watching what they eat.

The repetition of her festival may possibly point to separate celebrations of the communities of Palatine and Quirinal.

It was about ten years before the Civil War that “set pieces” began to form a part of fireworks celebrations.

The Fords had motored her up to town to see the celebrations and to go to a ball at one of the big hotels that night.

To outvie one another in celebrations of births, weddings, deaths and coronations they beggar themselves.

The festival was peculiar to the Athenians, but among them persons of all ages and both sexes took part in the celebrations.


On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to celebrations, such as: festivity, ceremony, observance, festival, triumph, and anniversary.

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