Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

jubilant

play
adjective ju·bi·lant \ˈjü-bə-lənt\

Simple Definition of jubilant

  • : feeling or expressing great joy : very happy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jubilant

jubilantly adverb

Examples of jubilant in a sentence

  1. <the nominee's jubilant acceptance speech before the cheering crowd>



1667

First Known Use of jubilant

1667


JUBILANT Defined for Kids

jubilant

play
adjective ju·bi·lant \ˈjü-bə-lənt\

Definition of jubilant for Students

  1. :  expressing great joy especially with shouting :  noisily happy <The hero was greeted by a jubilant crowd.>





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up jubilant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

expressing little or no emotion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ