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American English: /ˌsɛləˈbreɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /sɛlɪˈbreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of celebration in Spanish:


  • 1 countable and uncountable (event) he attended the celebrations
    asistió a los festejos or las festividades
    we ought to have a little celebration
    deberíamos celebrarlo or festejarlo
    Example sentences
    • There will be no birthday parties or celebrations, except perhaps with some close friends.
    • We know what 18th birthday celebrations are like, whether on the town or in houses.
    • We decided to visit York to join in the celebrations for the Guy Fawkes Festival and to do some shopping.
  • 2 uncountable (praise)
    loa (feminine) [literary]
    the play is a celebration of life
    la obra es un canto a la vida
    la obra es una loa a la vida [literary]
    Example sentences
    • It seems the smaller the town the bigger the pride and the more the events of celebration.
    • It's the final morning and so in celebration we order the full Irish Breakfast from the comfort of our bed.
    • We were simply there to paint the town red by way of celebration for Stuart's birthday.
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