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    commemorate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word commemorate

    Definition
    (verb) mark by some ceremony or observation
    Synonyms : mark
    Example Sentence
    • The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade
    Definition
    (verb) call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony
    Synonyms : remember
    Example Sentence
    • We remembered the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz
    • Remember the dead of the First World War
    Definition
    (verb) be or provide a memorial to a person or an event
    Example Sentence
    • This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps
    • We memorialized the Dead
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for commemorate

come + memory(ative) remembering something and honouring it. if we forget some1 bday we ll close eyes and says please come to memory.

Focus on Memor which does mean memory and com means together so commemorate means when people recall their past great events together it can be expressed as commemorate.

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focus on the first half of word commem(COMMEND)+orate.and we always COMMEND AND honour the PEOPLE who had done something great for us..

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