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jubilate

[joo-buh-leyt] /ˈdʒu bəˌleɪt/
verb (used without object), jubilated, jubilating.
1.
to show or feel great joy; rejoice; exult.
2.
to celebrate a jubilee or joyful occasion.
Origin of jubilate
1595-1605
1595-1605; < Latin jūbilātus (past participle of jūbilāre to shout for joy), equivalent to jūbil- shout + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
jubilatory
[joo-buh-luh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈdʒu bə ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA),
adjective

Jubilate

[joo-buh-ley-tee; yoo-buh-lah-tey, -tee, joo-] /ˌdʒu bəˈleɪ ti; ˌyu bəˈlɑ teɪ, -ti, ˌdʒu-/
noun
1.
Also called Jubilate Sunday. the third Sunday after Easter: so called from the first word of the 65th Psalm in the Vulgate, which is used as the introit.
2.
a musical setting of this psalm.
Origin
First recorded in 1700-10, Jubilate is from the Latin word jūbilāte shout ye for joy
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jubilate

/ˈdʒuːbɪˌleɪt/
verb (intransitive)
1.
to have or express great joy; rejoice
2.
to celebrate a jubilee
Word Origin
C17: from Latin jūbilāre to raise a shout of joy; see jubilant

Jubilate

/ˌdʒuːbɪˈlɑːtɪ/
noun
1.
(RC Church, Church of England) the 100th psalm used as a canticle in the liturgy
2.
a musical setting of this psalm
Word Origin
from the opening word (Jubilate make a joyful noise) of the Vulgate version
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v.

"make a joyful noise," 1640s, from Latin jubilatus, past participle of jubilare (see jubilant). Related: Jubilated; jubilating.

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