- the order for rites and ceremonies.
- a book containing it.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH ceremonialceremonial , ceremonious
How to use ceremonial in a sentence
Capitol Police turned their focus inside the building, confronting protesters who had gotten inside and securing members of Congress and Vice President Pence, there in a ceremonial role overseeing the proceedings.How battered D.C. police made a stand against the Capitol mob|Peter Hermann|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
The Patriots had not moved on to some younger model, giving their star a ceremonial rocking chair.NFL QBs’ second acts have often failed. As usual, Tom Brady is ready to defy the odds.|Eric Adelson|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
Time and again he pumped humor, life and even a little political sense into the nearly two-centuries-old ceremonial.‘Grace and humor’: The vice presidents who certified their own election losses|Gillian Brockell|January 2, 2021|Washington Post
Many of these places still grant someone the title as a ceremonial position, and it’s become common for the “elections” to raise money for local charities or community initiatives.The story behind the most fraudulent election in history|PopSci Staff|October 28, 2020|Popular-Science
I took a right turn and descended the Spruce Canyon Trail, passing through a forest full of edible and ceremonial plants marked with numbered signs.
Maj. Gen. M.A.R. West, commanding commonwealth Division, ceremonially dropped the puck in the regimental championship game.
Now, ceremonially she put it down in front of them, on the ground.
Abstaining from certain practices in which idolaters engaged, they were ceremonially holy.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
At planting time the women present themselves ceremonially to receive the seed, the necessary planting instructions, etc.The Sex Worship and Symbolism of Primitive Races|Sanger Brown, II
Here he drank scalding black-tea ceremonially, taking the hot cup from Kim's hand.Kim|Rudyard Kipling
Parson Everett heaved a deep sigh, put on his cocked hat, and blew his nose ceremonially with the silk handkerchief.
The two next classes wear it and are canonically and ceremonially entitled.Cultus Arborum|Anonymous
British Dictionary definitions for ceremonial
- the prescribed order of rites and ceremonies
- a book containing this