- the order for rites and ceremonies.
- a book containing it.
Origin of ceremonial
SYNONYMS FOR ceremonial
Can be confusedceremonial ceremonious
Examples from the Web for ceremonial
In contrast, Boehner's leadership team filed into his ceremonial office and greeted the teary newly-elected Speaker with hugs.Democrats Accidentally Save Boehner From Republican Coup|Ben Jacobs, Jackie Kucinich|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Stay in formation,” a sergeant from the ceremonial unit said over a public address system to the cops along the street.
In the absence of ceremonial formalities, Francis favored a business-like manner.
Former Defense Minister Mustafa Tlass presented Jarrouj with a ceremonial sword.
Indeed there is a pre-Hispanic ceremonial site located a scant 400 meters from the outer edge of the Otomí Lake & Villas property.
He represented the earthly pomp and show of Christianity, wore the ceremonial vestments.When It Was Dark|Guy Thorne
There was a constant tendency to make the ceremonial cover up moral and spiritual lapses.Studies in the Epistle of James|A. T. Robertson
It is, however, clear that the arch form here indicates a ceremonial, and not the taking of a prisoner.The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland (Vol II of II)|Alice Bertha Gomme
It is indulged in on nearly all occasions of social and ceremonial celebrations.The Manbos of Mindano|John M. Garvan
During the days of ceremonial impurity the man is treated as other Hindus treat their women on such occasions.
British Dictionary definitions for ceremonial
- the prescribed order of rites and ceremonies
- a book containing this