Meaning of silver anniversary in English:

silver anniversary

nounplural noun silver anniversaries

  • The twenty-fifth anniversary of a significant event, especially a couple's wedding.

    ‘it's the story of three couples who gather to celebrate their silver anniversaries’
    • ‘the silver anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall’
    • ‘The biggest record was Elvis Presley's greatest hits album, marking the silver anniversary of the King's death.’
    • ‘Coincidentally, this year Edmonton's Fest is celebrating its silver anniversary.’
    • ‘For the silver anniversary of my birth, I'd like … silver.’
    • ‘Last year's silver anniversary attracted more than 1,200 people to the ceremony at the Princess of Wales Theatre.’
    • ‘I don't want to say any more than that, except, Happy Silver Anniversary Steve.’
    • ‘Dad gave it to her for their silver anniversary, told her to buy something nice.’
    • ‘The Silver Anniversary was always going to be special and on the day many donations have been collected for the various charities.’
    • ‘We continue our silver anniversary celebration with a look at the best club teams of the past 25 years - Twenty-Five Years Of Soccer Digest’
    • ‘Two sailors who signed up to the Royal Navy on the same day 25 years ago are to celebrate their silver anniversaries while serving together on the same ship.’
    • ‘New to the silver anniversary event: both a current player and a legend from each professional Chicago sports team will be honored.’