Translation of revel in Spanish:

revel

Pronunciation: /ˈrevəl/

vi ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • 1.1 (enjoy greatly) to revel in sth deleitarse con or en algo to revel in + -ing deleitarse + gerund/gerundio she positively revels in making us feel inferior realmente se deleita haciéndonos sentir inferiores
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    • Although I still have a lot to learn, I am revelling in the pleasures that my newfound blogger friends bring me.
    • Not 3 weeks ago you were revelling in how you had gained a probable vote from someone who had thought you a Labour candidate.
    • Carl Rushworth revelled in the situation and bagged four tries, while Ian Mansell touched down three times.
    1.2 (make merry) divertirse*
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    • At the festival, the people were revelling, drinking beer and wine and feasting on the sacrifices.
    • The assistant peered through the window and saw a group of Jews feasting, drinking, and reveling.
    • The couple were among 420 people who revelled late into the night at Freddie's Festive Fundraiser, in the grounds of Salisbury's Cathedral School, to help boost the coffers of Sargent Cancer Care for Children.

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.