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Related to jubilantly: admirably, unceasingly


1. Exultingly joyful.
2. Expressing joy.

[Latin iūbilāns, iūbilant-, present participle of iūbilāre, to raise a shout of joy.]

ju′bi·lance n.
ju′bi·lant·ly adv.
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Adv.1.jubilantly - in a joyous mannerjubilantly - in a joyous manner; "they shouted happily"
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(ˈdʒuːbilənt) adjective
showing and expressing triumphant joy. Jubilant crowds welcomed the victorious team home.
ˈjubilantly adverb
ˌjubiˈlation (-ˈlei-) noun
(sometimes in plural) (triumphant) rejoicing. There was great jubilation over the victory; The jubilations went on till midnight.
References in classic literature ?
In the basins, the fountains, formerly so jubilantly fresh and noisy, had stopped of themselves.
Phil sprang up, hugged them both jubilantly, and went on her way rejoicing.
We'll shake up the speculating crowd," Leon Guggenhammer proclaimed jubilantly, as they rose to go.
We are going to be the best of friends," said Gilbert, jubilantly.
Nancy's lips parted abruptly, as if there were angry words all ready to come; but her eyes, resting on Pollyanna's jubilantly trustful face, saw something that prevented the words being spoken.
If painting in general is back in vogue, as has been so jubilantly proclaimed, then wall painting's revival cuts both ways: A more grandly scaled, "couture" version of painting, it also, paradoxically, boasts something of an anticommodity status.
Mum, Mum, it's sunny, it's sunny," - yes, he's still got that repetition habit - "and I know why it's sunny on my birthday," he declared jubilantly.
Birmingham, desperate to gain possession with seconds slipping away, simply couldn't get the ball as Smith linked with Marsden and Chris Hutchings in a ring of confidence better than Colgate's Town's fans - jubilantly chanting 'easy, easy,' - lapped up the entertainment and there were few occasions when Birminghamlooked capable of preventing a third successive clean sheet for Steve Hardwick, who began the week at Reading by completing his 350th league game.
He powered a header against the crossbar from Keith Gilroy's corner and jubilantly nodded the rebound past home goalkeeper Ashley Bayes.
And when it sold out in eight days, we could jubilantly thumb our noses at ABC's Harry Reasoner and Howard K.
There's a slight delay, because it turns out that some of the teenagers have eaten the popcorn needed for the rite, but no one rebukes them, nor does anyone call out to impish four-year-old Amarin Sam, who makes his red plastic Mighty Morphin Power Ranger dance jubilantly on Hanuman's head.
LOS ANGELES -- Keeping pace with the creative, jubilantly frenetic performing career of Christina Linhardt is a bit like playing pinball with a wild spirit that can assume any new role her muse inspires.