Bicentenary - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌbaɪsenˈtenəri|  American pronunciation of the word bicentenary
Brit.  |ˌbʌɪsɛnˈtiːnəri|  British pronunciation of the word bicentenary

noun

- the 200th anniversary (or the celebration of it) (syn: bicentennial)

adjective

- of or relating to or completing a period of 200 years (syn: bicentennial)

Examples

the bicentenary of Mozart's death

a parade to commemorate the town's bicentenary

We had our bicentenary celebrations not that long ago.

Word forms

noun
singular: bicentenary
plural: bicentenaries
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