A formal act or set of acts prescribed by ritual
A conventional social gesture or act without intrinsic purpose
Of or characterized by ceremony
It had an absurd ritual and a strange uniform.
Bedtime began with their ritual of sitting on the window seat in each other's arms, watching their farm in the growing darkness.
It was a ritual they had been performing morning and night for the past two weeks.
The sacrificial ritual recognizes two kinds of srauta sacrifices, viz.
Where the ritual, as in most cases, is a revival of pre-Reformation.