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celebration

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˌseləˈbreɪʃən/
B1 an occasion when you celebrate a special day or event, or the act of celebrating: Let's buy some champagne in celebration of her safe arrival. You've passed? This calls for a celebration.Celebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
Translations of “celebration”
in Korean 축하 행사…
in Arabic احْتِفال…
in Portuguese comemoração…
in Catalan festa, celebració…
in Japanese お祝い, 祝賀会…
in Italian celebrazione, festeggiamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 慶祝活動, 慶祝會…
in Russian празднование…
in Turkish kutlama, ziyafet, eğlence…
in Chinese (Simplified) 庆祝活动, 庆祝会…
in Polish świętowanie…
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