Definition of commemorative:
lame, dim, blurred, limp, memorializing, catchy, memorial, lamely, face-saving, desperate, faint, elusive, conscious, remember, amateur, hostile, maiden, in honor of, dimly, foggy, etched, attempted, commemorating, observing.
The funeral of the Dowager- Duchess took place at seven o'clock on the morning of the 27th September, at Gotha, and was attended by the gentlemen of the party, while the ladies in deep mourning, wearing the pointed veils, were present at a commemorative service in the Schloss Kirche at Coburg.- "Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II", Sarah Tytler.
In every part of Germany, and not in Germany only but in Austria, Switzerland, England and the New World, the memory of Schiller was honored in speech and song, in the unveiling of monuments, and in commemorative writings large and small.- "The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller", Calvin Thomas.
- "The English Church in the Eighteenth Century", Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton.