Synonyms and Antonyms of rejoice
1 to feel or express joy or triumph rejoiced over our unexpected victory on the soccer field Synonyms of rejoice crow, delight, exuberate, glory, jubilate, joy, kvell, exult, triumphWords Related to rejoice gloat, preen, swell; boast, brag; flaunt, parade, show off, strut, swaggerNear Antonyms of rejoice bemoan, bewail, grieve, lament, regret, weep
2 to give satisfaction to news of the enemy's surrender rejoiced a nation weary of war Synonyms of rejoice agree (with), content, delight, feast, gas [slang], glad [archaic], gladden, gratify, pleasure, please, satisfy, suit, warmWords Related to rejoice appease, mollify, pacify, placate, soothe; assuage, quench, sate, satiate; excite, tickle, titillate; amuse, divert, entertain, treat; captivate, charm; galvanize, thrill; calm, comfort; cater (to), humor, indulge; coddle, mollycoddle, pamper, spoilNear Antonyms of rejoice aggravate, annoy, bother, bug, chafe, cross, exasperate, gall, get, grate, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, perturb, pique, put out, ruffle, vex; anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up; provoke, rouse; agitate, distress, disturb, fret, upset; harass, harry, pester; affront, insult, offendAntonyms of rejoice displease
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