Rejoicing

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Expression of pleasure.
<- N
PARAG:Rejoicing->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rejoicing
rejoicing
exultation
triumph
jubilation
heyday
flush
revelling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ merrymaking
merrymaking
&c.(amusement) 840
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ jubilee
jubilee
&c.(celebration) 883
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ paean
paean
Te Deum
&c.(thanksgiving) 990
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ congratulation
congratulation
&c. 896
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ smile
smile
simper
smirk
grin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ broad grin
broad grin
sardonic grin
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ laughter
laughter
=>(amusement)
???>840
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ risibility
risibility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ derision
derision
&c. 856
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Momus
Momus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Democritus the Abderite
Democritus the Abderite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rollicker
rollicker
PARAG:Rejoicing->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ rejoice
rejoice
thank one's stars
bless one's stars
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ congratulate oneself
congratulate oneself
hug oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ rub one's hands
rub one's hands
clap one's hands
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smack the lips
smack the lips
fling up one's cap
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dance
dance
skip
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ sing
sing
carol
chirrup
chirp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hurrah
hurrah
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cry for joy
cry for joy
leap with joy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ exult
exult
&c.(boast) 884
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ triumph
triumph
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold jubilee
hold jubilee
&c.(celebrate) 883
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make merry
make merry
&c.(sport) 840
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ laugh
laugh
raise laughter
&c.(amuse) 840
PARAG:Rejoicing->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ rejoicing
rejoicing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ jubilant
jubilant
exultant
triumphant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ flushed
flushed
elated
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ laughable
laughable
&c.(ludicrous) 853
PARAG:Rejoicing->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ hurrah
hurrah
=>!
Huzza
=>!
aha
=>!
hail
=>!
tolderolloll
=>!
Heaven be praised
=>!
io triumphe
=>!
tant mieux
=>!
so much the better

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Rejoicing — Re*joi cing ( s?ng), n. 1. Joy; gladness; delight. [1913 Webster] We should particularly express our rejoicing by love and charity to our neighbors. R. Nelson. [1913 Webster] 2. The expression of joy or gladness. [1913 Webster] The voice of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rejoicing — rejoicing; un·rejoicing; …   English syllables

  • rejoicing — index enjoyment (pleasure) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • rejoicing — [ri jois′iŋ] n. 1. the action or feeling of one who rejoices 2. [often pl.] an occasion for joy …   English World dictionary

  • rejoicing — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great, much ▪ general PREPOSITION ▪ amid rejoicing ▪ The bridge was completed in 1811 amid much rejoicing …   Collocations dictionary

  • rejoicing — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Feeling of joy Nouns 1. rejoicing, exultation, triumph, jubilation, joy, revelry, reveling, merrymaking, festivity, jubilee, celebration, paean, acclamation, thanksgiving, congratulation. 2. (expression… …   English dictionary for students

  • rejoicing — re|joic|ing [rıˈdʒɔısıŋ] n [U] also rejoicings [plural] literary a situation in which a lot of people are very happy because they have had good news rejoicing at/over ▪ There was great rejoicing at the victory …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Rejoicing — Rejoice Re*joice (r[ e]*jois ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rejoiced} ( joist ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rejoicing} ( joi s?ng).] [OE. rejoissen, OF. resjouir, resjoir, F. r[ e]jouir; pref. re re + OF. esjouir, esjoir, F. [ e]jouir, to rejoice; pref. es (L. ex …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rejoicing — noun An act of showing joy. There was much rejoicing when the good news finally arrived …   Wiktionary

  • rejoicing — also rejoicings plural noun (U) literary a situation in which a lot of people behave in a very happy way because they have had good news (+ at/over): There was great rejoicing over the victory …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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