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Synonyms of celebrate in English:


  • 1 they were celebrating their wedding anniversary
    commemorate, observe, honour, mark, salute, recognize, acknowledge, remember, memorialize, keep, drink to, toast, drink a toast to
  • 2 let's open the champagne and celebrate!
    enjoy oneself, make merry, have fun, have a good/wild time, rave, party, have a party, {eat, drink, and be merry}, revel, roister, carouse, kill the fatted calf, put the flag(s) out;
    North American  step out
    informal go out on the town, paint the town red, whoop it up, make whoopee, junket, have a night on the tiles, live it up, have a ball
    British informal push the boat out
    South African informal jol
    dated spree, go on a spree
    rare rollick
  • 3 the priest celebrated mass
    perform, observe, officiate at, preside at, solemnize, ceremonialize
  • 4 he was celebrated for his achievements
    praise, laud, extol, glorify, eulogize, reverence, honour, pay tribute to, pay homage to, salute, hymn, sing
    archaic emblazon
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