- to behave with or insist on formality
Other Word Forms of Ceremony
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Origin of Ceremony
From Middle English, from Latin caerimonia or caeremonia, later often cerimonia (“sacredness, reverence, a sacred rite”).
Middle English ceremonie from Latin caerimōnia religious rite
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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