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English verb: rejoice

1. rejoice (emotion) feel happiness or joy


Synonymsjoy


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)experience, feel


Narrower (hyponym)be on cloud nine, cheer, cheer up, chirk up, exult, gladden, jump for joy, walk on air

2. rejoice (communication) to express great joy


SamplesWho cannot exult in Spring?.


ExamplesSam and Sue rejoice over the results of the experiment


Synonymsexuberate, exult, jubilate, triumph


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)cheer, cheer up, chirk up


Narrower (hyponym)glory

3. rejoice (emotion) be ecstatic with joy


Synonymstriumph, wallow


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)be on cloud nine, exult, jump for joy, walk on air









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