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I saw the following sentence: "The cult of selfie culture celebrates ordinary people."
Can "the cult" be the subject of the verb "celebrate"? Usually, people celebrate something.
What does a native think about it? Is it natural?
not a teacher
This is "celebrate" in the sense of "to honour or praise publicly, to proclaim".
Definition #4: Collins English Dictionary | Always Free Online
This new film celebrates the life of Abraham Lincoln.
He designed a restaurant that celebrates the style of the 1930s.
Modern feminism celebrates the idea of choice.