Translation of rejoice in Spanish:

rejoice

Pronunciation: /rɪˈdʒɔɪs/

vi

  • alegrarse mucho, regocijarse [literario/literary] she rejoiced at the news la noticia la llenó de alegría, se alegró mucho con la noticiato rejoice to + inf we rejoiced to see her alive nos alegramos inmensamente de verla con vida to rejoice that [literario/literary], alegrarse de que (+ subj)

vt

  • [literario/literary] alegrar
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    • Blunsdon may be rejoicing at the recent decision to build a bypass for the village but compulsory purchase orders for the land required could threaten a number of businesses.
    • Can he really believe that this depiction of extreme violence, with Roman torturers rejoicing at what they do, will somehow make the world a better place?
    • Not everyone was rejoicing at Thompson's appointment, however.
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    • At the latter, another Scottish desk sergeant told me the head of the Scottish Flying Squad, who rejoiced in the name of Fletcher Catchpole, was celebrating his ‘collar’ in the next-door pub.
    • Yes, she grew up in Kikbirnie, heartland of the Ayrshire steelworks, where her school chums rejoiced in names like Lenin McKay and Joseph Stalin McGregor.
    • The client is an extremely rich businessman with a ‘Russian’ accent rejoicing in the name of PG Wodehouse.

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