Examples of commemoration in a Sentence
Several well-known celebrities attended the commemoration.
Recent Examples of commemoration from the Web
Owned by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the park opened in 1967 in commemoration of the centennial of the Alaska Purchase.
The relics are being displayed across the country in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of St. Pio’s death at age 81 in 1968.
Charles is headed to France to take part in an Anzac Day centenary commemoration of a World War I battle in Villers-Bretonneux on Wednesday and is expected to visit on his return.
An unnamed photographer’s family pictures capture Buenos Aires’s lordly Avenida de Mayo, a boulevard built in commemoration of Argentine independence and in palpable imitation of Baron Haussmann’s extended axes.
This year, the blog has featured a variety of materials related to World War I in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Great War.
And so on Monday, in one part of the capital, at the actual Alabama Capitol, a group will be holding its annual commemoration of its dead, dressed in Confederate costumes and dreams of days when their ancestors partook in bare subjugation.
And those questions were the ones that went largely unspoken on this day of commemoration.
Tabor, who helped organize the original Seder and the upcoming Silver Spring commemoration, saw plenty of cause for black Washingtonians’ mistrust of Jews.
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COMMEMORATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of commemoration for English Language Learners
: something (such as a special ceremony) that is intended to honor an important event or person from the past
COMMEMORATION Defined for Kids
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