Celebration and Occasion


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Celebration noun – A joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event.
Occasion is a synonym for celebration in party topic. In some cases you can use "Occasion" instead a noun "Celebration", when it comes to topics like group.
Nearby Words: celebrity, celebrate, celebrated, celebratory, celebrating
Synonyms for Celebration


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Occasion noun – A particular point at which an event takes place.
Celebration is a synonym for occasion in action topic. You can use "Celebration" instead a noun "Occasion", if it concerns topics such as event, group, function, happening.
Nearby Words: occasional, occasionally, occasioned, occasioning, occasionalism
Synonyms for Occasion

How words are described

special special celebration special occasion
similar similar celebration similar occasion
public public celebration public occasion
perfect perfect celebration perfect occasion
Other adjectives: great, little, important, joyous, official, upcoming.

Both words in one sentence

  • Analysis / Friendship Is Magic: Background Ponies There was a party held at Sugarcube Corner for Diamond Tiara and other fillies called a "Cuteceañera": a coming-of-age celebration for young fillies who just earned their cutie marks.note  This is the Pony version of a real occasion in Latin America called "Quinceañera".
  • Useful Notes / Thanksgiving Day Roosevelt transferred the date of the celebration from the traditional final Thursday to the fourth Thursday of the month (usually the last Thursday, except on the occasion when there are five Thursdays in November).
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