ceremonious ceremonious

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) characterized by pomp and ceremony and stately display
  2. (adj) rigidly formal or bound by convention

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At last he stood up, pulled the paper from his typewriter and closed his reference books with a ceremonious bang.
  2. Serene, but a little static and ceremonious.
  3. The moment was silent and ceremonious and we could feel the gaze of a thousand eyes.

News

  • Everest Academy Honors Award Winners & Celebrates Graduates

    Everest Academy http://www.everestadvantage.org in Lemont, IL held a ceremonious event that celebrated volunteers, student achievement and awards, and culminated in the graduation exercises of the Class of 2013. Graduate James Beecher of Lemont is honored with the esteemed student award of the year. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6 ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  • "Now that the NCAA has taken over the NIT, (I hope) that we are able to come up with an even better start, a more ceremonious start to our basketball season," Krzyzewski said.
    on Nov 22, 2005 By: Mike Krzyzewski Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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