Antonyms

1. ceremonial

adjective. ['ˌsɛrəˈmoʊniːəl'] marked by pomp or ceremony or formality.

Antonyms

  • competition

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Example sentences of the word ceremonial-occasion


1. Noun Phrase
Garments made of damask fabric were kept for ceremonial occasions and were an indication of status.

2. Noun Phrase
These headbands were once worn for purely practical reasons, but are now associated with determination and ceremonial occasions.

2. ceremonial

noun. ['ˌsɛrəˈmoʊniːəl'] a formal event performed on a special occasion.

Synonyms

  • pageant
  • military ceremony
  • dedication
  • observance
  • nuptials
  • installation
  • wedding ceremony
  • memorialization
  • funeral
  • hymeneals
  • potlatch
  • pageantry
  • social occasion
  • social function
  • wedding
  • fire walking
  • ceremony
  • initiation
  • function
  • exercise
  • opening
  • commemoration
  • circumstance
  • Maundy
  • formality
  • ceremonial occasion
  • induction
  • formalities
  • memorialisation
  • occasion

Antonyms

  • infidelity
  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • nonobservance

3. occasion

noun. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] an event that occurs at a critical time.

Synonyms

  • occurrent
  • pass
  • flood tide
  • crisis
  • occurrence
  • head
  • happening
  • landmark
  • straits
  • conjuncture
  • turning point
  • milestone
  • climax
  • juncture
  • natural event
  • reality check

Antonyms

  • appearance
  • beginning
  • ending
  • success

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)

4. occasion

noun. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] a vaguely specified social event.

Synonyms

  • fundraiser
  • affair
  • photo op
  • photo opportunity
  • ceremonial
  • celebration
  • party
  • ceremonial occasion
  • social event
  • ceremony
  • function
  • observance
  • jubilation
  • sleepover
  • social occasion

Antonyms

  • noncurrent
  • keep down
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)

5. occasion

verb. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] give occasion to.

Synonyms

  • inspire
  • cause
  • do

Antonyms

  • failing
  • stay
  • running
  • ebbtide

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)

6. occasion

noun. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] reason.

Synonyms

  • reason

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)

7. occasion

noun. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] an opportunity to do something.

Synonyms

  • sales event
  • opportunity
  • sale
  • cut-rate sale

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)

8. occasion

noun. ['əˈkeɪʒən'] the time of a particular event.

Synonyms

  • meal

Antonyms

  • fail
  • appear

Etymology

  • ocasion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • occasionem (Latin)
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