ju·​bi·​lance | \ ˈjü-bə-lən(t)s How to pronounce jubilance (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web The jubilance of the Brahms finale rolled nicely into a bold, balanced view of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7. Hannah Edgar, chicagotribune.com, 8 Oct. 2021 The jubilance in the operations center echoed the sense of relief and vindication coursing through Qatar, a tiny, extraordinarily wealthy country whose up-and-down relationship with the U.S. is enjoying a remarkable reversal of fortune. NBC News, 13 Sep. 2021 And stay-at-home orders and social distancing guidelines have sapped the nighttime jubilance of cities with large Muslim populations, from Cairo to Jakarta to Dearborn, Mich. Ben Hubbard, New York Times, 25 Apr. 2020 There is plenty of jubilance to balance out the exhibit’s darker moments. Ray Mark Rinaldi, The Know, 18 Oct. 2019 Despite the jubilance and raunch, the uncertainty that has shaken the nation in the past few days echoed throughout the show. Ian Malone, Vogue, 3 Oct. 2019 Floats are packed with celebrities, politicians, and prominent members of the LGBTQIA+ community, bringing both a sense of jubilance and solidarity to onlookers lining the streets. Marci Robin, Allure, 28 June 2018 On that fated Friday night, there was just as much jubilance as their is anxiety about the future. Marcel Friday, Billboard, 18 June 2018 For Palestinians and their supporters, however, there was jubilance. Ruth Eglash, chicagotribune.com, 6 June 2018

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First Known Use of jubilance

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Jubilance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jubilance. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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