Associations to the word «Solemnity»

Wiktionary

SOLEMNITY, noun. The quality of being deeply serious and sober or solemn.
SOLEMNITY, noun. An instance or example of solemn behavior; a rite or ceremony performed with reverence.
SOLEMNITY, noun. (legal) A solemn or formal observance; proceeding according to due form; the formality which is necessary to render a thing done valid.

Dictionary definition

SOLEMNITY, noun. A trait of dignified seriousness.
SOLEMNITY, noun. A solemn and dignified feeling.

Wise words

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John Adams