Definition of Anniversary. Meaning of Anniversary. Synonyms of Anniversary

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Definition of Anniversary

Anniversary
Anniversary An`ni*ver"sa*ry, a. [L. anniversarius; annus year + vertere, versum, to turn: cf. F. anniversaire.] Returning with the year, at a stated time; annual; yearly; as, an anniversary feast. Anniversary day (R. C. Ch.). See Anniversary, n., 2. Anniversary week, that week in the year in which the annual meetings of religious and benevolent societies are held in Boston and New York. [Eastern U. S.]
Anniversary
Anniversary An`ni*ver"sa*ry, n.; pl. Anniversaries. [Cf. F. anniversaire.] 1. The annual return of the day on which any notable event took place, or is wont to be celebrated; as, the anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. 2. (R. C. Ch.) The day on which Mass is said yearly for the soul of a deceased person; the commemoration of some sacred event, as the dedication of a church or the consecration of a pope. 3. The celebration which takes place on an anniversary day. --Dryden.

Meaning of Anniversary from wikipedia

- An anniversary is the date on which an event took place or an institution was founded in a previous year, and may also refer to the commemoration or celebration...
- A wedding anniversary is the anniversary of the date a wedding took place. Traditional names exist for some of them: for instance, fifty years of marriage...
- The Anniversary is an American band formed in Lawrence, Kansas in 1997 by Josh Berwanger, James David, Christian Jankowski, Adrianne Verhoeven and Justin...
- A death anniversary (or deathday) is the anniversary of the death of a person. It is the opposite of birthday. It is a custom in several Asian cultures...
- Anniversary! is a live album by saxophonist Stan Getz which was recorded at the Jazzhus Montmartre in 1987 and released on the EmArcy label in 1989. The...
- The Pokémon 25th anniversary, officially branded as Pokémon25, is an ongoing celebration during the entire year of 2021 in commemoration of the twenty-fifth...
- marks a 25th anniversary, also known as a quadranscentennial anniversary. The anniversary celebrations can be of a wedding anniversary, the 25th year...
- the franchise celebrated its tenth anniversary. In 2016, the Pokémon Company celebrated Pokémon's 20th anniversary by airing an ad during Super Bowl 50...
- Paper Anniversary may refer to: A 1st wedding anniversary is referred to as a Paper Anniversary Paper Anniversary (album), an album by Canadian folk-pop...
- Evolved Anniversary (an Xbox 360 updated version of Halo: Combat Evolved, which was originally released on the original Xbox), Halo 2: Anniversary (an Xbox...
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