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seremonya : ceremony (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: ceremonia: ceremony ]
Synonyms: seremonyas

Derivatives of seremonya

n. (event)1. ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observancea formal event performed on a special occasion.; "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"
~ social function, social occasion, occasion, affair, functiona vaguely specified social event.; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
~ circumstanceformal ceremony about important occasions.; "pomp and circumstance"
~ funerala ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated.; "hundreds of people attended his funeral"
~ hymeneals, nuptials, wedding, wedding ceremonythe social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed.
~ pageantry, pageanta rich and spectacular ceremony.
~ dedicationa ceremony in which something (as a building) is dedicated to some goal or purpose.
~ openinga ceremony accompanying the start of some enterprise.
~ commemoration, memorialisation, memorializationa ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something.
~ military ceremonya formal ceremony performed by military personnel.
~ induction, initiation, installationa formal entry into an organization or position or office.; "his initiation into the club"; "he was ordered to report for induction into the army"; "he gave a speech as part of his installation into the hall of fame"
~ exercise(usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches.; "academic exercises"
~ fire walkingthe ceremony of walking barefoot over hot stones or a bed of embers.
~ formalities, formalitya requirement of etiquette or custom.; "a mere formality"
~ maundya public ceremony on Maundy Thursday when the monarch distributes Maundy money.
~ potlatcha ceremonial feast held by some Indians of the northwestern coast of North America (as in celebrating a marriage or a new accession) in which the host gives gifts to tribesmen and others to display his superior wealth (sometimes, formerly, to his own impoverishment).
n. (act)2. ceremonyany activity that is performed in an especially solemn elaborate or formal way.; "the ceremony of smelling the cork and tasting the wine"; "he makes a ceremony of addressing his golf ball"; "he disposed of it without ceremony"
~ activityany specific behavior.; "they avoided all recreational activity"
~ chanoyu, tea ceremonyan ancient ritual for preparing and serving and drinking tea.
n. (act)3. ceremonythe proper or conventional behavior on some solemn occasion.; "an inaugural ceremony"
~ groundbreaking, groundbreaking ceremonythe ceremonial breaking of the ground to formally begin a construction project.
~ purgation, purificationa ceremonial cleansing from defilement or uncleanness by the performance of appropriate rites.
~ activityany specific behavior.; "they avoided all recreational activity"
~ lustruma ceremonial purification of the Roman population every five years following the census.
~ religious ceremony, religious rituala ceremony having religious meaning.
~ military ceremonya military custom performed in observance of some event or anniversary.
~ presentationthe activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward).; "she gave the trophy but he made the presentation"