Synonyms of celebrate in English:


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1‘they were celebrating their wedding anniversary’


commemorate, observe, honour, mark, salute, recognize, acknowledge, remember, memorialize, keep, drink to, toast, drink a toast to

2‘let's open the champagne and celebrate!’


enjoy oneself, make merry, have fun, have a good time, have a wild time, rave, party, have a party, eat, drink, and be merry, revel, roister, carouse, kill the fatted calf, put the flag out, put the flags out

North American step out

informal go out on the town, paint the town red, whoop it up, make whoopee, junket, have a night on the tiles, live it up, have a ball

British informal push the boat out

South African informal jol

dated spree, go on a spree

rare rollick

3‘the priest celebrated mass’


perform, observe, officiate at, preside at, solemnize, ceremonialize

4‘he was celebrated for his achievements’


praise, laud, extol, glorify, eulogize, reverence, honour, pay tribute to, pay homage to, salute, hymn, sing

archaic emblazon