verb (used with object), sol·em·nized, sol·em·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), sol·em·nized, sol·em·niz·ing.
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Origin of solemnize
OTHER WORDS FROM solemnizesol·em·ni·za·tion, nounsol·em·niz·er, nounun·sol·em·nized, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for solemnize
And there was no legislation upon the subject until 1786, when an "Act for the orderly Solemnization of Marriage" passed.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1|George W. Williams
The solemnization of marriage is a sacred ceremony and should be observed in a reverent spirit.The Etiquette of To-day|Edith B. Ordway
In the Thakoor dhallan, or chamber of worship, all preparations for the solemnization of nuptials are now made.
Meantime active preparations are made on both sides for the auspicious solemnization of the nuptials.
Escorted by his tat major, he had proceeded to the cathedral to join in the august solemnization; when, lo!