What does commemorative mean?

Definitions for commemorative
kəˈmɛm əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv; -ər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr icom·mem·o·ra·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commemorativeadjective

    an object (such as a coin or postage stamp) made to mark an event or honor a person

  2. commemorative, commemoratingadjective

    intended as a commemoration

    "a commemorative plaque"


  1. Commemorativenoun

    something that commemorates, especially a postage stamp or coin having a design commemorating some event, person, institution, etc.


  1. commemorativenoun

    an object made to commemorate a person, mark an event, etc.

  2. commemorativenoun

    a postage stamp issued to commemorate, usually a person or event; also commonly applied to thematic (topical) stamp issues

  3. commemorativeadjective

    serving to commemorate, e.g., a person or event

    a commemorative plaque

Webster Dictionary

  1. Commemorativeadjective

    tending or intended to commemorate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of commemorative in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of commemorative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of commemorative in a Sentence

  1. Jesse Shand:

    I made a commemorative video when I was able to do 50 [laps], to me, it was like doing a 5K.

  2. Stephen Kramer:

    The fight against anti-Semitism cannot be limited to statements of solidarity and reminders issued in commemorative addresses, rather it must manifest itself in concrete political action.

Images & Illustrations of commemorative

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    • A. hatched
    • B. urban
    • C. plush
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