Usage examples for celebration

  1. Tonight, at the celebration, I'll hold forth on the subject. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  2. All his friends and acquaintances came with him in order to be present at the festival celebration. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  3. Do they not ask pay at the twin celebration? – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  4. There- there isn't going to be any celebration. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  5. Also I remembered that we'd forgotten to leave our weapons within reach, although, as far as that goes, I should not have slept a wink had Aggie had her Fourth- of- July celebration near at hand. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  6. We had been invited by the American Chamber of Commerce to assist in their celebration at Paris, but were unable to reach that city in time. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  7. There was also, though you could not see it, a chicken dinner in Toto's interior, by way of further celebration. – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  8. After the celebration for the king's arrival was over, the ambassadors explained their mission, which had three parts. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  9. He knew it was a birthday celebration, and it was only half- past twelve in the morning. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  10. He re- established the celebration of the feast of the Passover, which had long been neglected. – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  11. Mr. Jefferson Forbes will be glad of suggestions as to what form said celebration shall assume. – Two Little Women on a Holiday by Carolyn Wells
  12. There was something particularly charming about a young wedding, and they were to have a celebration first- Estelle was most particular about that- and a wedding breakfast afterwards of course. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  13. Let me tell you the story of a Christmas celebration in a little French village in the Vosges. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  14. In another part of the hall they wuz practicing some pretty pieces to speak at this celebration, but when Elder White went in they all met him joyfully as a beloved father is met by his children, and they bestowed a loving greeting on Waitstill too. – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  15. Another excellent hymn, " Before the Lord we bow", was written by Key in 1832 for a Fourth of July celebration. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  16. He must have thought, though, that this cowboy appeared quite different from the picturesque rider he had seen at the celebration and on the summit of the Divide. – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  17. It is related that on an occasion of a Fourth of July celebration, he gave an after dinner toast, " To the ladies of Jamaica Plain, not so very plain either!" – Annals and Reminiscences of Jamaica Plain by Harriet Manning Whitcomb
  18. She did not ask any questions about the celebration, on account of the exalted look. – Rebecca Mary by Annie Hamilton Donnell