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Noun: celebration  ,se-lu'brey-shun
  1. A joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event
    - jubilation
     
  2. Any joyous diversion
    - festivity
     
  3. The public performance of a sacrament or solemn ceremony with all appropriate ritual
    "the celebration of marriage";
    - solemnization, solemnisation [Brit]

Derived forms: celebrations

Type of: affair, diversion, function, occasion, recreation, ritual, social function, social occasion

Encyclopedia: Celebration, Florida