Definition of remembrance :
1. Power of remembering; reach of personal knowledge; period over which one's memory extends.
2. Something remembered; a person or thing kept in memory.
3. Something to be remembered; counsel; admonion; instruction.
4. That which serves to keep in or bring to mind; a memorial; a token; a memento; a souvenir; a memorandum or note of something to be remembered.
5. The act of remembering; a holding in mind, or bringing to mind; recollection.
6. The state of being remembered, or held in mind; memory; recollection.
celebration (part of speech: noun)
festivity, celebration, ceremony, acclamation, commemoration, honor, exultation, merry-making, elation, feast, memorialization, glorification, jubilation, inauguration, observance, commencement, salute, jubilee, ritual, ovation, holiday, revelry, joy, rejoicing, convocation, proclamation, glee, carousal, spree, praise
rite (part of speech: noun)
Eucharist, wedlock, baptism, communion, solemnization, mass, nones, initiation, sacrifice, liturgy, service, confirmation, matrimony, evensong, canon, novena, missal, rite, sacrament, Siddur, revival, last rites, transubstantiation, christening, marriage, vesper
trophy (part of speech: noun)
memory (part of speech: noun)
- He would much rather I should not go, but in my state of mind, I was only too glad to get my thoughts off the sad remembrance of Felicita's fate. - "Where Strongest Tide Winds Blew", Robert McReynolds.
- She did not always or steadily employ the style into which I have thrown her words, but she wrapped me in an atmosphere, and from that and the remembrance of a rising winter moon and a still, cold night, I write. - "In the Border Country", Josephine Daskam Bacon.
- They were all the remembrance I had of that night at Mr. Brinsmade's gate, when we came so near to each other. - "The Crisis, Complete", Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009.