celebratory

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

celebrate +‎ -ory

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛləbɹəˌtɔːɹi/

Adjective[edit]

celebratory ‎(comparative more celebratory, superlative most celebratory)

  1. In the manner of, or forming part of, a celebration.
    • 2012 May 13, Alistair Magowan, “Sunderland 0-1 Man Utd”, BBC Sport:
      But, with United fans in celebratory mood as it appeared their team might snatch glory, they faced an anxious wait as City equalised in stoppage time.

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