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commemorating

adjective

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serving to preserve the memory of a person, thing, or an event
  • a commemorating reenactment of the Civil War battle on the occasion of its 150th anniversary

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commemorating

verb
present participle of commemorate

Synonyms & Antonyms of commemorating (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be a memorial of
  • a stone obelisk commemorates the Battle of Bunker Hill

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2 to mark with an appropriate practice, rite, or ceremony
  • let's commemorate Martin Luther King Day with readings of some of Dr. King's speeches

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“Commemorating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/commemorating. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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