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hallelujah

interjection hal·le·lu·jah \ ˌha-lə-ˈlü-yə \
Updated on: 13 Apr 2018
used to express praise, joy, or thanks

Examples of hallelujah in a Sentence

  1. hallelujah, the bank is approving our loan application

Origin and Etymology of hallelujah

Hebrew hallĕlūyāh praise (ye) the Lord

hallelujah Synonyms

Synonyms

glory (or glory be), ha (or hah), hey, hooray (also hurrah), hot dog, huzzah, wahoo [chiefly West], whee, whoopee, yahoo, yippee;

Near Antonyms

alack, alas, aw, boo;

Related Words

wow, zowie;

ooh;

gee, gee whiz, gosh;


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hallelujah

noun
: a shout or song of praise or thanksgiving

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Origin and Etymology of hallelujah


HALLELUJAH Defined for English Language Learners

hallelujah

  • —used to express praise, joy, or thanks especially to God


hallelujah

  • : a shout or song of praise or thanks to God


HALLELUJAH Defined for Kids

hallelujah

interjection hal·le·lu·jah \ ˌha-lə-ˈlü-yə \
used to express praise, joy, or thanks


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