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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, "13 Stunning Rainbow Makeup Looks We Saw at NYC Pride March 2018," 28 June 2018 On that fated Friday night, there was just as much jubilance as their is anxiety about the future. Marcel Friday, Billboard, "Los Angeles Shows Up to See 03 Greedo One Last Time at Globe Theatre Event," 18 June 2018 For Palestinians and their supporters, however, there was jubilance. Ruth Eglash, chicagotribune.com, "Argentine soccer team cancels match in Israel amid death threats against Lionel Messi," 6 June 2018 The home fans' jubilance was swiftly cut short, as Mooy was stretchered off after picking up a knee injury. SI.com, "Impressive Huddersfield Routs Bournemouth to Earn Three Vital Points," 11 Feb. 2018 Living in a college town where God and football are rivals for people’s undying devotion meant there was also an air of jubilance and anticipation everywhere. Susana Morris, Longreads, "Weighing Justice With a Jury of Her ‘Peers’," 8 Sep. 2017 Font FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall Caps DefaultsDone As first debuted on People, the trailer has an overall tone of despair and then jubilance. Lilian Min, Cosmopolitan, "The First Trailer for Bachelor in Paradise's Recovered Season Is Here," 18 July 2017 Rationalizations of support for his administration will look not just flimsy, but ethically odious, when slotted next to the jubilance of the K.K.K. and their allies. Isobel Thompson, The Hive, "Dismayed and Demoralized, White House Staffers Are Still Standing by Trump," 16 Aug. 2017 If North Korea’s launch of the ICBM was met with widespread fear and condemnation, it was heralded with jubilance back home. vanityfair.com, "Trump Is About to Face the First Great Test of His Presidency," 5 July 2017

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1864, in the meaning defined above

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