ceremony


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Synonyms for ceremony

Synonyms for ceremony

a formal act or set of acts prescribed by ritual

a conventional social gesture or act without intrinsic purpose

strict observance of social conventions

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Several local law enforcement agencies were on hand during the ceremony to provide security augmentation to Sunny Point's Provost Marshall Office; the support included the Brunswick County Sheriff's Department and the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
When the ceremony was over, shuttle buses carried us to the city hall.
This ceremony comes from the Buddhist belief in the sanctity of one's respect for one's parents.
Hundreds of people from around the world gathered together for the official ceremony presided over by Mr.
It was, after all, a graduation ceremony, not a political forum.
Regardless, African American couples want their big day to reflect their heritage and incorporate discreet Afrocentric touches, such as a broom jumping ceremony, libation or tuxedos with kente cloth accents.
The Banbury Award consists of $3,000, a plaque and $500 for travel expenses incurred to attend the awards ceremony.
This might occur if the individual who conducted the ceremony had no authority to do so.
A Catholic ceremony, with its time-consuming paperwork, planning, and mandatory preparation, often becomes a nightmare.
The majority of students had wanted to hold an informal graduation ceremony they had planned themselves, but the school rejected their request, the officials said.
It involves all of the body, and it produces a state of ecstasy in a ceremony," Dunham said.
The ceremony revolves around their journey," said Yang Jung-ung, director of the opening ceremony.
Students are assigned to the graduation ceremony based on the credential being earned.
ISLAMABAD -- Exhibition of Traditional Marriage ceremony here at Lok Mela is attracting large number of visitors at Lok Virsa.
Cyprus Minister of Communications who was at the signing ceremony of the contract for eco-friendly vessels stated that "at the signing ceremony of the contract for eco-friendly vessels It gives me great pleasure to be amongst you today on the occasion of the signing ceremony of the contract for the building of eco-friendly bulk carrier vessels by FrontMarine and Lemissoler Navigation.