Synonyms of solemnize
celebrate • Pope John Paul celebrated mass today in a city in central Poland.
keep • My father never kept the Sabbath and I never did either.
perform • people who have performed outstanding acts of bravery
honour • Two American surgeons were honoured with the Nobel Prize.
observe • We are observing Christmas quietly this year.
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celebrateWhen priests celebrate Holy Communion or Mass, they officially perform the actions and ceremonies that are involved.
• Pope John Paul celebrated mass today in a city in central Poland.
honourIf someone is honoured, they are given public praise or an award for something they have done.
• Two American surgeons were honoured with the Nobel Prize.
Thesaurus for solemnize from the Collins English Thesaurus
to celebrate or observe with rites or formal ceremonies, as a religious occasion