Definition of commemorate:
note, keep, brand, call up, distinguish, check off, orate, chair, tick, mark off, grade, commend, record, check, deliver, think, lecture, tape, recall, give, immortalize, pock, punctuate, stigmatise, pit, register, dedicate to, remember, read, eternize, differentiate, tag, cross off, show, mark, strike off, denounce, put down, set, retrieve, parade, eternise, think back, call back, immortalise, enter, tick off, memorialise, label, nock, stigmatize, scar, memorialize, score, admire, eternalise, strike out, eternalize, study at celebrate, address, think of, monumentalize, notice, cross out, recollect.
- "A Portrait of Old George Town", Grace Dunlop Ecker.
On December 24th, 1799, it was resolved by Congress that a marble monument should be erected by the United States in the Capitol at the city of Washington; that the family of General Washington should be requested to permit his body to be deposited under it, and that the monument be so designed as to commemorate the great events of his military and political life.- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.
- "Annals and Reminiscences of Jamaica Plain", Harriet Manning Whitcomb.