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adjective as in happy

noun as in exhilaration

noun as in celebration


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Example Sentences

There is no record of rejoicing or of thanks being given to God by Native people for those deaths.

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No one was in a bad mood, for the day of rejoicing had come.

While many are rejoicing as equity-indexes top new highs, the real economy may be more fragile than markets show.

The holiday is all about rejoicing with family, and is similar to Thanksgiving in vibe.

And, just for that glimpse of a minute, the frazzled Strong is rejoicing.

But the initial rejoicing was soon tempered by a harrowing reality.

Never again would he sit behind that wheel rejoicing in the insolence of speed.

He was rejoicing in the upheaval that permitted debts to be paid with a bludgeon and money to be made without toil.

And gladness and joy shall be taken away from Carmel, and there shall be no rejoicing nor shouting in the vineyards.

Already he had received several family letters scarcely rejoicing in his marriage.

The project of a congress was accordingly abandoned, and everywhere recrimination gave place to rejoicing.

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On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rejoicing, such as: cheerful, exuberant, exultant, gleeful, joyous, and jubilant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.