verb (used with object), sol·em·nized, sol·em·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), sol·em·nized, sol·em·niz·ing.
Origin of solemnize
Related formssol·em·ni·za·tion, nounsol·em·niz·er, nounun·sol·em·nized, adjective
Examples from the Web for solemnize
In the choir of the church one could perceive the priests ready to solemnize the mass.The Corsican Brothers|Alexandre Dumas
Adams Samuel, Chelmsford, authorized to solemnize marriages there, 1664.
The dramatis personæ were a foot high, and represented a community of p. 43Lamas on their way to solemnize prayer.Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China|Evariste Regis Huc
A messenger was dispatched in haste to the archbishop for permission to solemnize her profession at once.
Instead of exciting me, there is everything to solemnize and still my feelings.The Biography of Robert Murray M'Cheyne|Andrew A. Bonar