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revel

Synonyms of revel in English:

verb

  • 1 they reveled all night
    celebrate, make merry, have a party, carouse, roister, go on a spree
  • 2 she reveled in the applause
    enjoy, delight in, love, like, adore, be pleased by, take pleasure in, appreciate, relish, lap up, savor
    informal get a kick out of
  • noun

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  • 1 late-night revels
    celebration, festivity, jollification, merrymaking, carousing, spree;
    party, jamboree, hedonism
    informal rave, shindig, bash, wingding, blast
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