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Definitions for rejoicing
rɪˈdʒɔɪ sɪŋre·joic·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejoicingnoun

    a feeling of great happiness

  2. exultation, rejoicing, jubilationadjective

    the utterance of sounds expressing great joy

  3. exultant, exulting, jubilant, prideful, rejoicing, triumphal, triumphantadjective

    joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success

    "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day"; "a triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout"


  1. rejoicingnoun

    An act of showing joy.


  1. rejoicing

    Happiness, in the context of mental or emotional states, is positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. Other forms include life satisfaction, well-being, subjective well-being, flourishing and eudaimonia.Since the 1960s, happiness research has been conducted in a wide variety of scientific disciplines, including gerontology, social psychology and positive psychology, clinical and medical research and happiness economics.


  1. rejoicing

    Rejoicing refers to the act of expressing or experiencing great joy, happiness, or satisfaction, often in response to a positive event, outcome, or accomplishment. This can be expressed through different actions such as laughter, cheering, dancing, or other demonstrations of delight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rejoicing

    of Rejoice

  2. Rejoicingnoun

    joy; gladness; delight

  3. Rejoicingnoun

    the expression of joy or gladness

  4. Rejoicingnoun

    that which causes to rejoice; occasion of joy


  1. Rejoicing

    Rejoicing is an album by the guitarist Pat Metheny that was released in 1984 by ECM. It features the guitarist in a trio with Charlie Haden on bass and Billy Higgins on drums, playing a mixture of originals and compositions by Ornette Coleman.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoicing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoicing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of rejoicing in a Sentence

  1. Charles R. Swindoll:

    Rejoicing is clearly a spiritual command. To ignore it, I need to remind you, is disobedience.

  2. Ali Maiyanga:

    The whole family is so happy. Our house is full of people who are rejoicing with us.

  3. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    What else is love but understanding and rejoicing in the fact that another person lives, acts, and experiences otherwise than we do…?

  4. Aristotle:

    The wicked have no stability, for they do not remain in consistency with themselves; they continue friends only for a short time, rejoicing in each other?s wickedness.

  5. John Kelly:

    They're rejoicing in the fact that that wall will be slower to be built and consequently our southwest border under less control than it could be.

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    cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
    • A. abase
    • B. efface
    • C. scarper
    • D. transpire

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