Meaning of “celebrate” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] us uk /ˈseləbreɪt/
Extra Examples
We're having a party to celebrate the occasion.They celebrate birthdays in a big way.Do you fancy a drink tonight to celebrate?She is celebrating her seventieth birthday.Where did you celebrate the Millennium?

B1 to do something enjoyable because it is a special day, or because something good has happened:

Do you celebrate Christmas in your country?

(Definition of “celebrate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)