reveler


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rev·el

 (rĕv′əl)
intr.v. rev·eled, rev·el·ing, rev·els also rev·elled or rev·el·ling
1. To take great pleasure or delight: She reveled in her unaccustomed leisure.
2. To engage in uproarious festivities; make merry.
n. often revels
A boisterous festivity or celebration; merrymaking.

[Middle English revelen, to carouse, from Old French reveler, to rebel, carouse, from Latin rebellāre, to rebel; see rebel.]

rev′el·er, rev′el·ler n.
celebrant, celebrator, reveler - Celebrants take part in religious ceremonies; celebrators or revelers gather for purposes of revelry.
See also related terms for purposes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reveler - a celebrant who shares in a noisy partyreveler - a celebrant who shares in a noisy party; "the clubs attract revelers as young as thirteen"
celebrant, celebrater, celebrator - a person who is celebrating
roisterer - an especially noisy and unrestrained merrymaker
References in classic literature ?
After this there is beer for every one, the musicians included, and the revelers take a long breath and prepare for the great event of the evening, which is the acziavimas.
By this time the carriages, that were to convey the revelers to their respective homes, had begun to assemble outside the Castle-grounds: and it became evident--now that Lady Muriel's cousin had joined our party that the problem, how to convey five people to Elveston, with a carriage that would only hold four, must somehow be solved.
No one was near as she stepped out of the hut and made her way toward the part of the village where the revelers were making merry about a fire.
All the hurrahs, carried upward upon the sonorous waves of the immense acoustic tube, arrived with the sound of thunder at its mouth; and the multitude ranged round Stones Hill heartily united their shouts with those of the ten revelers hidden from view at the bottom of the gigantic Columbiad.
Sally Ann Howes and Marni Nixon are the hosts; Broadway veterans Stephen Bogardus and Faith Prince are the favored nephew and his wife, and Stephen Spinella is a scene stealer as a tipsy reveler.
One mounted police officer and his horse fell to the pavement while chasing a young reveler.
Dusty Locke/Special to the Daily News (2) A reveler participates in the home's "Waterworld"-themed parade.
Rnightclub district are getting their own back on late-night revelers who urinate on public buildings, with a new high-tech paint that sends the spray bouncing right back at them.
Revelers set a bull's horns on |fire during the 'Toro de Jubilo' Fire Bull Festival in Medinaceli, Spain, yesterday.
El Gaucho guests are part of our community and we like to celebrate that through our Revelers Club Program.
LONDON -- Self-styled Druids, new-agers and thousands of revelers have watched the sun rise above the ancient stone circle at Stonehenge to mark the summer solstice -- the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA / A medical source on Monday night that 15 people were injured with various injuries , including a child , due to random shooting by revelers in Sulaymaniyah , after the appearance of President Jalal Talabani, as he cast his vote in an election of Iraqis in Germany .