English verb: celebrate
|1.||celebrate (social) behave as expected during of holidays or rites|
|Samples||Keep the commandments.|
Observe Yom Kippur.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Narrower (hyponym)||commemorate, mark, mourn, solemnise, solemnize|
|2.||celebrate (social) have a celebration|
|Samples||They were feting the patriarch of the family.|
After the exam, the students were celebrating.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody
|Broader (hypernym)||get together, meet|
|Narrower (hyponym)||jollify, jubilate, make happy, make merry, make whoopie, party, racket, receive, revel, wassail, whoop it up|
|3.||celebrate (social) assign great social importance to|
|Samples||The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood.|
The tenor was lionized in Vienna.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody|
|Broader (hypernym)||abide by, honor, honour, observe, respect|