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 (yo͞o′bə-lä′tā, -tē, jo͞o′-)
a. The 100th Psalm in the King James Bible and in most modern Catholic versions or the 99th in the Vulgate.
b. A musical setting of the Jubilate.
2. The third Sunday after Easter.
3. A song or an outburst of joy and triumph.

[Middle English, from Latin iūbilāte, second person pl. imperative of iūbilāre, to raise a shout of joy, the first word of the psalm.]


intr.v. ju·bi·lat·ed, ju·bi·lat·ing, ju·bi·lates
To rejoice; exult.

[Latin iūbilāre, iūbilāt-, to raise a shout of joy.]


vb (intr)
1. to have or express great joy; rejoice
2. to celebrate a jubilee
[C17: from Latin jūbilāre to raise a shout of joy; see jubilant]


1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) RC Church Church of England the 100th psalm used as a canticle in the liturgy
2. (Music, other) a musical setting of this psalm
[from the opening word (Jubilate make a joyful noise) of the Vulgate version]


(ˈdʒu bəˌleɪt)

v.i. -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
to rejoice; exult.
[1595–1605; < Latin]
ju•bi•la•to•ry (ˈdʒu bə ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i) adj.


(ˌdʒu bəˈleɪ ti; ˌyu bəˈlɑ teɪ)

1. Also called Ju′bila′te Sun′day. the third Sunday after Easter: so called from the first word of the 65th Psalm in the Vulgate, used as the introit.
2. this psalm or a musical setting of it.
[1700–10; < Latin jūbilāte! shout for joy!]


- From a Latin word meaning "shout for joy."
See also related terms for shout.


Past participle: jubilated
Gerund: jubilating

I jubilate
you jubilate
he/she/it jubilates
we jubilate
you jubilate
they jubilate
I jubilated
you jubilated
he/she/it jubilated
we jubilated
you jubilated
they jubilated
Present Continuous
I am jubilating
you are jubilating
he/she/it is jubilating
we are jubilating
you are jubilating
they are jubilating
Present Perfect
I have jubilated
you have jubilated
he/she/it has jubilated
we have jubilated
you have jubilated
they have jubilated
Past Continuous
I was jubilating
you were jubilating
he/she/it was jubilating
we were jubilating
you were jubilating
they were jubilating
Past Perfect
I had jubilated
you had jubilated
he/she/it had jubilated
we had jubilated
you had jubilated
they had jubilated
I will jubilate
you will jubilate
he/she/it will jubilate
we will jubilate
you will jubilate
they will jubilate
Future Perfect
I will have jubilated
you will have jubilated
he/she/it will have jubilated
we will have jubilated
you will have jubilated
they will have jubilated
Future Continuous
I will be jubilating
you will be jubilating
he/she/it will be jubilating
we will be jubilating
you will be jubilating
they will be jubilating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been jubilating
you have been jubilating
he/she/it has been jubilating
we have been jubilating
you have been jubilating
they have been jubilating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been jubilating
you will have been jubilating
he/she/it will have been jubilating
we will have been jubilating
you will have been jubilating
they will have been jubilating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been jubilating
you had been jubilating
he/she/it had been jubilating
we had been jubilating
you had been jubilating
they had been jubilating
I would jubilate
you would jubilate
he/she/it would jubilate
we would jubilate
you would jubilate
they would jubilate
Past Conditional
I would have jubilated
you would have jubilated
he/she/it would have jubilated
we would have jubilated
you would have jubilated
they would have jubilated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.jubilate - celebrate a jubilee
fete, celebrate - have a celebration; "They were feting the patriarch of the family"; "After the exam, the students were celebrating"
2.jubilate - to express great joyjubilate - to express great joy; "Who cannot exult in Spring?"
glory - rejoice proudly
chirk up, cheer up, cheer - become cheerful


To feel or express an uplifting joy over a success or victory:
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