rev·​el·​er | \ ˈre-və-lər How to pronounce reveler (audio) , ˈrev-lər \
variants: or reveller

Definition of reveler

: one who engages in revelry

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Examples of reveler in a Sentence

The streets were crowded with revelers on New Year's Eve. wedding revelers whooping it up until dawn
Recent Examples on the Web The Masked Observer awarded a Mellow MoonPie to the couple who completed a his-and-hers skid, and to the reveler who dropped to his knees to remove his date’s garter with the appropriate amount of enthusiasm. The Masked Observer, al, 27 Feb. 2022 Video shows the officer dancing to a few beats with another reveler before disappearing into the crowd. Paul Best, Fox News, 20 Feb. 2022 In lieu of a tableau, the Explorers and their guests got down to business: food, flair and fun, in whatever order suited the reveler. The Masked Observer, al, 18 Feb. 2022 In a video posted to social media, a number of people could be seen standing on top of a bus, with at least one reveler holding up a Rams sign. NBC News, 14 Feb. 2022 As the 2022 new moon will bring in the Year of the Tiger, beloved character Tigger will be a leading reveler at the festival. Cailey Rizzo, Travel + Leisure, 28 Dec. 2021 The other is his fellow reveler, Skeet Ulrich's Billy Loomis. Clark Collis,, 20 Dec. 2021 Eve Babitz, the Hollywood bard, muse and reveler who with warmth and candor chronicled the excesses of her native world in the 1960s and 1970s and became a cult figure to generations of readers, has died. Hillel Italie, ajc, 18 Dec. 2021 And Dostoyevsky, with the infernal reveler ejected, is relieved that second of his hemorrhoids, his gambling habit, his seizures, his fevers, his depression, his hypochondria, his appalling futuristic intuitions and obsessions. James Parker, The Atlantic, 19 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of reveler

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Reveler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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