[ suh-lem-nuh-fahy ]
/ səˈlɛm nəˌfaɪ /
verb (used with object), so·lem·ni·fied, so·lem·ni·fy·ing.
to make solemn: to solemnify an occasion with hymns and prayers.
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British Dictionary definitions for solemnify
/ (səˈlɛmnɪˌfaɪ) /
verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to make serious or grave
Derived forms of solemnifysolemnification, noun
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