Definitions for jubilateˌdʒu bəˈleɪ ti; ˌyu bəˈlɑ teɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ju•bi•lateˈdʒu bəˌleɪt(v.i.)-lat•ed, -lat•ing.

  1. to rejoice; exult.

Origin of jubilate:

1595–1605; < L

ju•bi•la•to•ryˈdʒu bə ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(adj.)

Ju•bi•la•teˌdʒu bəˈleɪ ti; ˌyu bəˈlɑ teɪ(n.)

  1. Also called Ju′bila′te Sun′day. the third Sunday after Easter: so called from the first word of the 65th Psalm in the Vulgate, used as the introit.

    Category: Religion

  2. this psalm or a musical setting of it.

Origin of Jubilate:

1700–10; < L jūbilāte! shout for joy!

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jubilate(verb)

    celebrate a jubilee

  2. exuberate, exult, rejoice, triumph, jubilate(verb)

    to express great joy

    "Who cannot exult in Spring?"


  1. jubilate(Verb)

    To show elation or triumph; to rejoice.

  2. Origin: Verb form of jubilation, from Latin jubilare, 'shout for joy'

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jubilate(noun)

    the third Sunday after Easter; -- so called because the introit is the 66th Psalm, which, in the Latin version, begins with the words, "Jubilate Deo."

  2. Jubilate(noun)

    a name of the 100th Psalm; -- so called from its opening word in the Latin version

  3. Jubilate(verb)

    to exult; to rejoice


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