in celebration of

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: as a way of celebrating
We're having a dinner in celebration of their anniversary.

Examples of in celebration of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From viral pixie cuts to punk romantic makeup looks, take a look at the star’s most memorable beauty looks in celebration of her birthday today. Essence, 20 Feb. 2024 Cultured Hollywood issue dinner Independent publication Cultured Magazine hosted an intimate dinner at Gigi’s Hollywood on Tuesday in celebration of its Art + Film issue, featuring cover stars LaKeith Stanfield and Charles Melton. Kirsten Chuba, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Feb. 2024 On Tuesday evening, Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline and Peter MacNicol hosted a special screening of Sophie’s Choice at New York’s Museum of Modern Art, presented by Lanvin, in celebration of the recent 40th anniversary of Alan J. Pakula’s seminal work. Tatiana Tenreyro, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Feb. 2024 The tour is one of a several bike and walking tours offered by the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District and History Miami in celebration of the Grove’s 140th anniversary. Miami Staff, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024 On Tuesday, the musician announced dates for his North American tour in celebration of his first LP since 2019. Tomás Mier, Rolling Stone, 30 Jan. 2024 In April 2023, the athlete posed with her baby boy in celebration of her birthday. Skyler Caruso, Peoplemag, 30 Jan. 2024 Take a look through her timeless looks in celebration of her precious and forever influential life. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 13 Jan. 2024 Directors Steven Spielberg and J.J. Abrams joined Williams at the ceremony, who spoke in celebration of the composer’s career. Diego Ramos Bechara, Variety, 18 Jan. 2024 See More

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“In celebration of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20celebration%20of. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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