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When I arrived back in Atlanta, where I live, the sand gathered underneath my feet on my car mat felt like a ceremonious parting gift.A vacation town promises rest and relaxation. The water knows the truth.|Nneka M. Okona|August 26, 2021|Vox
I thought it would be so fun and a ceremonious moment of everyone reuniting, but barely anyone is going in because everything is still weird.‘Harder than I expected’: Confessions of a media employee on their experience returning to the office|Sara Guaglione|August 16, 2021|Digiday
Levee: a ceremonious visit received by a distinguished person in the morning.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
Never, in paying a ceremonious call, stay more than twenty minutes, or less than ten.
Lady Hartledon was not to be thwarted on all points, and she insisted on a ceremonious christening.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
The form is proper upon such occasions, but should be used only in the most ceremonious correspondence.
The cards made way for the supper, a meal almost as ceremonious, and quite as constant, as the dinner.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham