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

Thesaurus

revel

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of revel

  1. a time or instance of carefree fun <in Finland, Midsummer Day ushers in a nationwide revel as the Finns celebrate the endless hours of sunlight with bonfires and parties> Synonyms binge, frisk, frolic, gambol, idyll (also idyl), lark, ploy, fling, rollick, romp, spreeRelated Words caper, escapade, prank; bender, brannigan, bum, bust, carouse, souse, splore [Scottish], toot; antic, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s); field day; festivity, merriment, merrymaking; enjoyment, indulgence, pleasure, self-indulgence; amusement, diversion, entertainment, recreation




revel

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of revel

  1. to take part in drunken revelry <reveling all night is not conducive to a productive next day at work> Synonyms binge, birl [chiefly Scottish], carouse, roister, wassailRelated Words booze, drink, guzzle, liquor (up), soak, tipple




Learn More about revel


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

at a gallop

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alphabet-pasta-spelling-help

Which is the correct spelling?

acommodate accommodate accomodate acommadate
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