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  • n. Plural form of celebrant.

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Examples

  • This show is a gigantic garden party lasting more than half a century and the celebrants are the great masters of Impressionism, their forerunners and those like Bonnard, Malevich and Munch, who followed.

    Madrid

  • In the Prologue to Part II "The Nature of Environment," he recounts his disaffection from another group of middle-class whites, namely the celebrants of Earth Day in 1970.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • One of the celebrants was the chief engineer of the road construction project.

    Johnny's Beach on Baja's Golfo de Santa Clara

  • One painting depicted a celebration of Lee's surrender at Appomattox, but among the celebrants was a woman many recognized as Julie Cellini, the contemporary head of the state agency that funds the museum.

    Signs of the Times

  • In fact the actual "celebrants" that evening were not at the Biltmore at all, but a few blocks away at the Los Angeles Hilton, dancing under the mirrored ceiling of the ballroom in which the Jackson campaign had gathered, its energy level in defeat notably higher than that of other campaigns in victory.

    Insider Baseball

  • The exploited Maldives 'celebrants' are the victims here, not the Swiss couple | William

    The Guardian World News

  • The exploited Maldives 'celebrants' are the victims here, not the Swiss couple

    The Guardian World News

  • The exploited Maldives 'celebrants' are the victims here, not the Swiss couple renewed their marriage vows in a Maldives beach ceremony can scarcely have expected the shaky handheld video of the ceremony to turn them into temporary celebrities, but thanks to YouTube, and the addition of subtitles, this is exactly what has happened.

    The Guardian World News

  • These 'celebrants' will work with the family of the bereaved to develop a 'meaningful liturgy' and 'significant ritual' with a 'personalized eulogy'.

    Telling Secrets

  • In fact co-star Michael Douglas joined the celebrants for dinner at the legendary 21 along with Brian Koppelman, the producer/director of his new film "A Solitary Man."

    Regina Weinreich: The Week in Burlesque: Behind the Burly Q/ La Cage aux Folles on Broadway/ Joey Arias at Dominion

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