Definitions For Commemorate


  • Call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony
  • Be or provide a memorial to a person or an event
  • Celebrate by some ceremony or observation
  • To exist or be done in order to remind people of (an important event or person from the past)
  • To do something special in order to remember and honor (an important event or person from the past)

Is Commemorate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Commemorate is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Commemorate in a Sentence

  • The festival commemorates the town's founding.
  • The plaque commemorates the battle that took place here 200 years ago.
  • Each year on this date we commemorate our ancestors with a special ceremony.

Synonyms for Commemorate

Antonyms for Commemorate

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