"centennial" Definition


  1. a. Relating to, or associated with, the commemoration of an event that happened a hundred years before; as, a centennial ode.
  2. a. Happening once in a hundred years; as, centennial jubilee; a centennial celebration.
  3. a. Lasting or aged a hundred years.
  4. n. The celebration of the hundredth anniversary of any event; a centenary.

Dictionary Stats for "centennial"

Position in dictionary: 15817 of 111710 words.
Word Types: a., a., a., n.,
Words that start with centennial: 2
Words that end with centennial: 3
Words that contain centennial: 4
Next words in dictionary: centennially, center, centerbit, centerboard, centered
Previous words in dictionary: centenary, centenaries, centenarian, centaury, centaurea

Definition of centennial

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "centennial". The definition of the word "centennial" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "centennial", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.