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Examples of jubilee in a Sentence
the town is planning a year-long jubilee in celebration of its founding 200 years ago
Recent Examples of jubilee from the Web
Ultimately, these low oxygen areas - the cause of our famous jubilee phenomenon - are now so persistent in many areas, no life can survive.
The golden-jubilee rally came just days after violent religious protests that shocked the country and overwhelmed the government, leaving the army to step in and negotiate an end to the confrontation.
Almost none of the original Bolsheviks whom the jubilee might have honored still survived; Stalin, or time, had done away with the others.
The Black Hood sends Betty a letter explaining that her speech at the jubilee is the very thing that inspired him.
Apparently, her speech at the jubilee from last season is his inspiration.
The jubilee year has brimmed with art installations, history exhibits, books, talks, and concerts.
As Reagan’s romanticism of the 1492 event suggest, the Columbus Quincentennial was to be an international jubilee.
One idea: Troll the Queen of England’s silver jubilee with a controversial song about Her Highness and the British Empire to boot.
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Origin and Etymology of jubilee
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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