Definitions for revelˈrɛv əl
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delight, enjoy, revel(verb)
take delight in
"he delights in his granddaughter"
revel, racket, make whoopie, make merry, make happy, whoop it up, jollify, wassail(verb)
celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities
"The members of the wedding party made merry all night"; "Let's whoop it up--the boss is gone!"
An instance of merrymaking; a celebration.
To make merry; to have a gay, lively time.
Origin: From revelen, from revel, from reveler, from rebello
a feast with loose and noisy jollity; riotous festivity or merrymaking; a carousal
to feast in a riotous manner; to carouse; to act the bacchanalian; to make merry
to move playfully; to indulge without restraint
to draw back; to retract
Origin: [OF. reveler to revolt, rebel, make merry, fr. L. rebellare. See Rebel.]
Revel is the first official release by the Richmond, Virginia, based Pat McGee Band.
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or Reval (52), capital of the government of Esthonia, in Russia, is a flourishing seaport on the S. side of the Gulf of Finland, 232 m. W. of St. Petersburg; has a castle, fortifications, cathedral, mediæval antiquities, &c.; chiefly engaged in commerce; exports largely oats and other cereals, spirits, flax, &c.
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