Definition of commemorates


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • commemorates is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 20 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • commemorates is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 24 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of commemorates

  • celebrate by some ceremony or observation (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. mark

  • call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. remember

  • be or provide a memorial to a person or an event (verb)

    Examples

    1. This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps

    Synonyms

    1. immortalise
    2. immortalize
    3. memorialise
    4. memorialize

See definition of commemorates in Merriam Webster