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Solemnity

So`lem´ni`ty
n.1.A rite or ceremony performed with religious reverence; religious or ritual ceremony; as, the solemnity of a funeral, a sacrament.
2.ceremony adapted to impress with awe.
3.Ceremoniousness; impressiveness; seriousness; grave earnestness; formal dignity; gravity.
With much glory and great solemnity.
- Chaucer.
4.Hence, affected gravity or seriousness.
Solemnity 's a cover for a sot.
- Young.
5.Solemn state or feeling; awe or reverence; also, that which produces such a feeling; as, the solemnity of an audience; the solemnity of Westminster Abbey.
6.(Law) A solemn or formal observance; proceeding according to due form; the formality which is necessary to render a thing done valid.
Noun1.solemnity - a trait of dignified seriousness
2.solemnity - a solemn and dignified feeling
Synonyms: gravity

SOLEMNITY. The formality established by law to render a contract, agreement, or other act valid.
     2. A marriage, for example, would not be valid if made in jest, and without solemnity. Vide Marriage, and Dig. 4, 1, 7; Id. 45, 1, 30.

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