jubilation


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ju·bi·la·tion

 (jo͞o′bə-lā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act of rejoicing.
b. The condition or feeling of being jubilant.
2. A celebration or other expression of joy.

jubilation

(ˌdʒuːbɪˈleɪʃən)
n
a feeling of great joy and celebration

ju•bi•la•tion

(ˌdʒu bəˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. a feeling of or the expression of joy or exultation.
2. the act of rejoicing or jubilating.
3. a joyful or festive celebration.
[1350–1400; Middle English (< Anglo-French) < Latin jūbilātiō wild shouting =jūbilā(re) (see jubilant) + -tiō -tion]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jubilation - a feeling of extreme joyjubilation - a feeling of extreme joy    
joy, joyfulness, joyousness - the emotion of great happiness
triumph - the exultation of victory
2.jubilation - a joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy eventjubilation - a joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event
social function, social occasion, occasion, affair, function - a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
3.jubilation - the utterance of sounds expressing great joy
utterance, vocalization - the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication

jubilation

noun joy, triumph, celebration, excitement, ecstasy, jubilee, festivity, elation, jamboree, exultation His resignation was greeted by jubilation on the streets of Sofia.

jubilation

noun
The act or condition of feeling an uplifting joy over a success or victory:
Translations
إبْتِهاج، تَهْليل
jásotprovolávání slávy
jubeltriumf
sigurgleîi
neşesevinçzafer sarhoşluğu

jubilation

[ˌdʒuːbɪˈleɪʃən] Njúbilo m

jubilation

[ˌdʒuːbɪˈleɪʃən] njubilation f

jubilation

nJubel m; a cause for jubilationein Grund zum Jubel; a mood of jubilationeine triumphale Stimmung

jubilation

[ˌdʒuːbɪˈleɪʃn] n (emotion) → giubilo
she was full of jubilation at the news of her win → esultò quando seppe di aver vinto

jubilant

(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 ?
But give my love to Ozma, and tell her I'll be there in time for the jubilation.
And Zarathustra stopped his ears, for just then did the YE-A of the ass mix strangely with the noisy jubilation of those higher men.
The boy gave a loud, high shriek, which, lost in the rest of the shock of sound, might have seemed, indistinctly, though I was so close to him, a note either of jubilation or of terror.
Seal's secret jubilation the rule which forbade discussion of shop at tea-time was overlooked.
There was great jubilation in the encampment after the arrival of the newcomers, old friendships were renewed and new ones made.
These are too mean parts of the pageant: and you don't hear widows' cries or mothers' sobs in the midst of the shouts and jubilation in the great Chorus of Victory.
Bazin, who had been standing listening to all this controversy with a pious jubilation, sprang toward them, took the breviary of the curate and the missal of the Jesuit, and walked respectfully before them to clear their way.
And Ahab, he too was standing on his quarter-deck, shaggy and black, with a stubborn gloom; and as the two ships crossed each other's wakes --one all jubilations for things passed, the other all forebodings as to things to come --their two captains in themselves impersonated the whole striking contrast of the scene.
Approval of their promotion case has sent a wave of jubilation among the female teachers.
The central PTI leader and expected candidate from NA-110 Usman Dar, while talking to the media, told that the PML-N workers attacked the peaceful PTI camp as they could not tolerate the jubilation from PTI workers after the disqualification of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif as head of PML-N by the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
ATTOCK -- A marriage procession turned in to tragic accident when groom injured during fire in jubilation in village Nikka Kallan in limits of Pindigheab Police station of Attock on Tuesday.
SUJAWAL -- The employees of the irrigation Department took out a jubilation rally after the acceptance of their demands by the government.