Rejoicing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word rejoicing
Brit.  |rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word rejoicing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to rejoice

noun

- a feeling of great happiness
- the utterance of sounds expressing great joy (syn: exultation, jubilation)

adjective

- joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success(syn: exultant, exulting, jubilant, prideful, triumphal, triumphant)

Examples

...there was great rejoicing at the launch party for the book...

There was great rejoicing at the victory.

rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day

In her bitterness she felt that all rejoicing was mockery.

The whole family are rejoicing at their unexpected good fortune.

The team are still rejoicing over their victory.

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