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jubilation

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noun ju·bi·la·tion \ˌjü-bə-ˈlā-shən\

Simple Definition of jubilation

  • : great happiness or joy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jubilation

  1. 1 :  an act of rejoicing :  the state of being jubilant

  2. 2 :  an expression of great joy

Examples of jubilation in a sentence

  1. the jubilation of the crowd



14th Century

First Known Use of jubilation

14th century


JUBILATION Defined for Kids

jubilation

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noun ju·bi·la·tion \ˌjü-bə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of jubilation for Students

  1. :  the act of rejoicing :  the state of being noisily happy





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