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Synonyms

celebrate

verb

to do something enjoyable in order to show that an occasion or event is special

celebration

noun

the activity of celebrating something

parade

verb

to walk as part of an organized group in order to celebrate or publicly protest about something

inaugurate

verb

to celebrate the fact that someone is starting an important new job with an official ceremony

welcome

verb

to celebrate an event

mark

verb

to celebrate something

fête

verb

to honour or entertain someone at a public celebration

wassail

verb

an old word meaning to ‘celebrate’, especially at Christmas

rejoice

verb

mainly literary to feel very happy about something, or to celebrate something in a happy way

revel

verb

mainly literary to celebrate or enjoy yourself in a lively and noisy way, especially by singing, dancing, and drinking alcohol

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be on parade

to be walking or marching in a large group as part of a ceremony or celebration

raise your glass

if several people who are together raise their glasses, they celebrate someone’s success or happiness by holding their glasses high before drinking

ring in the New Year

to ring bells to celebrate the beginning of a new year

see in the New Year

to celebrate the beginning of a year by staying awake until midnight

see out the Old Year

to celebrate the end of a year

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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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