verb[no object] archaic
Show great happiness; rejoice: sing and jubilate aloud before God
More example sentences
- Australian Robbie McEwen jubilates as he crosses the finish line.
- The Australian Socceroos jubilate after defeating Uruguay in the FIFA World Cup qualifier at Telstra Stadium in Sydney, yesterday.
- No wonder people of all ages and political orientations are jubilating.
Mid 17th century: from Latin jubilat- 'called out', from the verb jubilare, used by Christian writers to mean 'shout for joy'.
1.1A musical setting of the Jubilate.
- The opening Jubilate made for a rousing start, though there were some uncertainties of pitch in the orchestra which made for a certain jitteriness at times.
- Purcell composed two such odes, and his Te Deum and Jubilate in D were written for the celebration of 1694.
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