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Meaning of JUBILATE

Pronunciation:  'joobu`leyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  to express great joy; "As if the sea, and sky, and earth, rejoiced with new-born liberty." Shelley
  2. [v]  celebrate a jubilee
 

JUBILATE is a 8 letter word that starts with J.

 

 Synonyms: exult, rejoice, triumph
 
 See Also: celebrate, cheer, cheer up, chirk up, fete, glory

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Ju`bi*la"te\, n. [L., imperat. of jubilare to shout
    for joy.]
    1. The third Sunday after Easter; -- so called because the
       introit is the 66th Psalm, which, in the Latin version,
       begins with the words, ``Jubilate Deo.''
    
    2. A name of the 100th Psalm; -- so called from its opening
       word in the Latin version.
    
    
  2. \Ju"bi*late\, v. i. [L. jubilatus, p. p. of jubilare.]
    To exult; to rejoice. [R.] --De Quincey.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: beat the drum, blow the trumpet, caper, caracole, carol, celebrate, chirp, chirrup, clap hands, commemorate, crow, crow over, dance, delight, dress ship, exult, fire a salute, frisk, frolic, gambol, gloat, gloat over, glory, hallow, hold jubilee, honor, joy, jubilize, keep, lilt, maffick, make merry, mark, memorialize, observe, rejoice, revel, rollick, romp, signalize, sing, skip, skip for joy, solemnize, solemnly mark, sound a fanfare, triumph, whistle
 

 

 

 

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