solemnise

Definitions of solemnise
1

v observe or perform with dignity or gravity

Synonyms:
solemnize
Type of:
celebrate, keep, observe
behave as expected during of holidays or rites

v perform (the wedding ceremony) with proper ceremonies

Synonyms:
solemnize
Type of:
marry, splice, tie, wed
perform a marriage ceremony

v make solemn and grave

Synonyms:
solemnize
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

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