ceremonynounuk /ˈser.ɪ.mə.ni/ us /ˈser.ə.mə.ni/
ceremony noun (FORMAL ACTS)
- We weren't married in church, but we had a civil ceremony in a registry office.
- The Olympics climaxed in a spectacular closing ceremony.
- The glittering ceremony conjured up images of Russia's imperial past.
- Several foreign dignitaries attended the ceremony.
- The queen, in full ceremonial dress, presided over the ceremony.