What does rejoice mean?

Definitions for rejoice
rɪˈdʒɔɪsre·joice

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejoice, joy(verb)

    feel happiness or joy

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

    to express great joy

    "Who cannot exult in Spring?"

  3. wallow, rejoice, triumph(verb)

    be ecstatic with joy

Wiktionary

  1. rejoice(Verb)

    To be very happy, be delighted, exult; to feel joy.

    Etymology: From resjoir, (Modern French réjouir)

  2. rejoice(Verb)

    To have (someone) as a lover or spouse; to enjoy sexually.

    Etymology: From resjoir, (Modern French réjouir)

  3. rejoice(Verb)

    To make happy, exhilarate.

    Etymology: From resjoir, (Modern French réjouir)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rejoice(verb)

    to feel joy; to experience gladness in a high degree; to have pleasurable satisfaction; to be delighted

  2. Rejoice(verb)

    to enjoy

  3. Rejoice(verb)

    to give joy to; to make joyful; to gladden

  4. Rejoice(noun)

    the act of rejoicing

Freebase

  1. Rejoice

    Rejoice is an album by The Emotions released in 1977 on Columbia Records and produced by Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire. The album contains the highly successful number one Pop, R&B and Disco hit "Best of My Love", and Rejoice has been certified platinum in the US by the RIAA. Rejoice was also the third bestselling R&B album of 1977. In a 2007 interview when asked which album that he produced, besides those that he did for Earth, Wind & Fire, is his favorite, White replied: "The Emotions's Rejoice because it had a great vibe, a great ‘feel’. Yeah, I'm proud of that production."

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rejoice

    rē-jois′, v.i. to feel and express joy again and again: to be glad: to exult or triumph.—v.t. to make joyful: to gladden.—ns. Rejoice′ment, rejoicing; Rejoic′er; Rejoic′ing, act of being joyful: expression, subject, or experience of joy.—adv. Rejoic′ingly, with joy or exultation. [O. Fr. resjoir (Fr. réjouir)—re-, again, jouir, to enjoy—joie, joy.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoice in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of rejoice in a Sentence

  1. Mark Twain:

    Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.

  2. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    Life is neither easy nor complex, it’s just mysterious, rejoice every moment of life with awareness!

  3. Martin Luther:

    It is pleasing to God whenever you rejoice or laugh from the bottom of your heart.

  4. Winston Churchill:

    I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.

  5. Bible, Paul, 1 Corinthians 13:4-7:

    Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

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