Definition of 'commemorate'
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But why, then, commemorate Talbot's death and not, say, Bureau's victory? THE GWEN JOHN SCULPTURE (2004)Every school choir was competing in a contest to commemorate Barzini at Paloma Blanca. FINAL RESORT (2004)
He'll surely wish to commemorate the bravery of this man, who gave up his own life for Lord Stergos. IRONCROWN MOON: PART TWO OF THE BOREAL MOON TALE (2004)
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Translations for 'commemorate'
British English: commemorate VERB
To commemorate an important event or person means to remember them by means of a special action, ceremony, or specially-created object.
One room contained a gallery of paintings commemorating great moments in baseball history.
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