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anniversary

an·ni·ver·sa·ry

anniversary

 
 
pronunciation:
ae nih vuhr s ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: anniversaries
definition 1: the yearly recurrence of a particular event such as a marriage.
We're celebrating the tenth anniversary of the opening of our business next week.Our wedding anniversary falls on a Tuesday this year.
 
similar words:
birthday, centennial
definition 2: the celebration of such an event.
How many guests will be attending the anniversary?
synonyms:
celebration
similar words:
commemoration, jubilee
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