jubilant

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adjective ju·bi·lant \ˈjü-bə-lənt\

Definition of jubilant

  1. :  feeling or expressing great joy :  exultant the jubilant winner

jubilantly

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Examples of jubilant in a Sentence

  1. the nominee's jubilant acceptance speech before the cheering crowd

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Origin and Etymology of jubilant

see jubilate


JUBILANT Defined for English Language Learners

jubilant

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adjective

Definition of jubilant for English Language Learners

  • : feeling or expressing great joy : very happy


JUBILANT Defined for Kids

jubilant

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adjective ju·bi·lant \ˈjü-bə-lənt\

Definition of jubilant for Students

  1. :  expressing great joy especially with shouting :  noisily happy The hero was greeted by a jubilant crowd.



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