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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make serious and grave; Perform (the wedding ceremony) with proper ceremonies; Observe or perform with dignity or gravity.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used with object) : to solemnize an occasion with prayer
  • As he therefore went from Rome to solemnise her funeral, he had tidings upon the road that
  • Since bigamous marriages are null and void, any islamic ceremony purporting to solemnise such a thing could dodge the rule of the law.
  • The bill provides for opposite-sex and same-sex couples of 18 years or older to solemnise and register a voluntary union, either by marriage or civil partnership. for more
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