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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.
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.
We'll shake up the speculating crowd," Leon Guggenhammer proclaimed jubilantly, as they rose to go.
Phil sprang up, hugged them both jubilantly, and went on her way rejoicing.
We are going to be the best of friends," said Gilbert, jubilantly.
In the game's closing minutes, he hit a 3-pointer, held his follow-through and jubilantly hopped up and down on his left foot.
While his team-mates and the away end celebrated jubilantly, the Belgian decided against doing so; instead he held his hands up in the air, almost by way of an apology.
There were amazing scenes at the final whistle of Wrexham's 1-0 win at the Deva, with the travelling crowd of 1,200 jubilantly celebrating the victory with the players.
It also notes, "On August 15th, 1947, the front page of The Times of India jubilantly proclaimed "Nation Wakes to New Life
Hands in the air, the heir apparent jubilantly declared there was no place for prejudice as he pledged a new era in Irish politics.
It was also Juma, who scored the equalizer in 58th minute, as the visitors came out of the ground at the end of the match jubilantly.
Footage showed players and staff jubilantly cheering and hugging each other as England - who finished second to Wales in Group B despite their victory in Lens - suffered one of the worst defeats in their history.