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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that celebrates, remembers, immortalizes, or observes.

Usage examples (5)
  • Verb (used with object), : The monument commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence. ,to commemorate the dead by a moment of silence; to commemorate...
  • He died in 1633, and his name was Greenhill, which inspired his commemorator with a motto for his brass, "Mors super virides montes," and ten curious lines: --
  • He spent a happy week in that bright circle, in which the present commemorator has often since moved, and heard members of it over and over again describe its happy...
  • Israel Potter seems purposely to have waited to make his, popular advent under the present exalted patronage, seeing that your Highness, according to the definition above, may,... for more
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