HyperDic: commemorate

English > 3 senses of the word commemorate:
VERBcognitioncommemorate, markmark by some ceremony or observation
cognitioncommemorate, remembercall to remembrance
cognitioncommemorate, memorialize, memorialise, immortalize, immortalisebe or provide a memorial to a person or an event
commemorate > pronunciation
Soundskahmeh'merey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > commemorate: 3 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaningmark by some ceremony or observation.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymmark
Broaderobserve, celebrate, keepBehave as expected during of holidays or rites
Spanishconmemorar
Catalancommemorar
Adjectivescommemorativeintended as a commemoration
Nounscommemorationa ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
English > commemorate: 3 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningCall to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymremember
Spanishconmemorar, rememorar
Catalancommemorar, recordar, rememorar
Adjectivescommemorativeintended as a commemoration
Nounscommemorationa ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
English > commemorate: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningBe or provide a memorial to a person or an event.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"
Synonymsmemorialize, memorialise, immortalize, immortalise
Narrowermonumentalize, monumentaliserecord or memorialize lastingly with a monument
Broaderremindput in the mind of someone
Spanishcommemorar, conmemorar, grabar, inmortalizar
Catalancommemorar, immortalitzar
Adjectivescommemorativeintended as a commemoration
Nounscommemorationa recognition of meritorious service

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