military ceremony


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.military ceremony - a formal ceremony performed by military personnelmilitary ceremony - a formal ceremony performed by military personnel
ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance - a formal event performed on a special occasion; "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
2.military ceremony - a military custom performed in observance of some event or anniversary
ceremony - the proper or conventional behavior on some solemn occasion; "an inaugural ceremony"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
References in periodicals archive ?
After the military ceremony, which was held in Diyarbakyr, the funeral of the policeman was brought to KahramanmaraE- by a military plane.
Oleg Peshkov, the Russian pilot, was flown back to Russia following a military ceremony in the Turkish capital, Ankara, Turkey's military said.
Azraq, Sep 16 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), presented the Supreme Commander's Flag to three fighter squadrons of the Moufaq al-Salti Airbase in a military ceremony at the base.
A special military ceremony was held while receiving the bodies of the martyrs at the airport.
The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces announced that a total of 52 UAE soldiers were martyred last Friday in Yemen, the UAE news agency (WAM) said, adding that a special military ceremony was held while receiving the bodies of the martyrs at the airport.
Before the funeral prayers, Shaikh Mohammad, along with other shaikhs and armed forces officers, received the bodies of the martyrs at Fujairah airport, where a special military ceremony was held to mark the return of the martyrs' bodies.
Senior Armed Forces officers held a special military ceremony at the airport to mark the return of the martyrs' bodies.
THE Queen took a walk down the Millennium Stadium tunnel to present the Royal Welsh regiment with their new colours in a military ceremony full of pomp and grandeur.
Soldiers from the 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment (1 LANCS) and the 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (1RRF) conducted a full military ceremony at Prowse Point Military Cemetery near Ieper.
FOUR Air Corps planes flew over O'Connell Street in a moving military ceremony to commemorate 1916 yesterday.
at the Gazebo in All Faiths Cemetery in Worcester for a military ceremony and internment.
The army chief, who is seen as a fervent royalist, was not present for the vote because he was attending a military ceremony outside Bangkok.

Full browser ?