WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Centenary
sen-TEN-ə-ree
Part of speech: noun
Origin: 

Latin, early 17th century
1The hundredth anniversary of a significant event; a centennial.
 
Examples of Centenary in a sentence “The town was excitedly anticipating the parade for the centenary.” “The school had a festival to mark the centenary of its founding.”