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ceremony

General Crossword Questions for “ceremony”

  • Ritualised public occasion
  • Pomp and 6
  • Formal ritual
  • Show one mercy somehow
  • Bunny Lake is back and embraced as a formality

Encyclopedia

  • Sometimes, a ceremony may only be performed by a person with certain authority. Ceremonies may have a physical display or theatrical component: dance, a procession, the laying on of hands. — “Ceremony - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Japanese tea ceremony, also called the Way of Tea, is a Japanese cultural activity Zen Buddhism was a primary influence in the development of the tea ceremony. — “Japanese Tea Ceremony - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • "Ceremony" is a song by Joy Division, released as New Order's debut single in 1981. Ceremony" utilises quiet-loud dynamics and artificial reverb to give the song its trademark flowing atmosphere. — “Ceremony (song) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • This ceremony I performed; and the Doctor begging Mr. — “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • 'Correctly,' he remarked, 'that fool's body should be buried at the cross-roads, without ceremony of any kind. — “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte
  • The elders and their chief, not to be distinguished by dress or ornament from the rest, treated him with ceremony and marked deference. — “After London; or, Wild England” by Richard Jefferies
  • Grace being said,–for those people have their grace as well as we–though Queequeg told me that unlike us, who at such times look downwards to our platters, they, on the contrary, copying the ducks, glance upwards to the great Giver of all feasts–Grace, I say, being said, the High Priest opens the banquet by the immemorial ceremony of the island; that is, dipping his consecrated and consecrating fingers into the bowl before the blessed beverage circulates. — “Moby-Dick” by Herman Melville
  • It was a peasant's house, but in point of hospitality it was equal to a king's. On our arrival the master came with outstretched hands, and without more ceremony he beckoned us to follow him. — “A Journey to the Centre of the Earth” by Jules Verne
  • Twenty-four hours after the simple little ceremony at old St. — “The Scarlet Pimpernel” by Baroness Emmuska Orczy

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