revel in Wild West lore at the Pony Express National Museum and Jesse James Home Museum in St Joseph, just outside KC.
Much like the Taj Mahal, revel opened in classically gaudy Atlantic City style in April 2012—with a sunrise Champagne toast.
“For the moment we can, and should, revel in the plenty which we, unlike all previous generations, enjoy,” he writes.
Battle: Los Angeles, opening in theaters Friday, is just the latest film to revel in the destruction of a major U.S. metro area.
I revel in the immediacy, the responsiveness, the real-time-ness.
Lovers of realistic fiction will revel in this literary feast.
Here all are stripped of cover And revel lustfully; The barren rock, a star!
Their joy is such as that of the pasha of a seraglio; they revel with ideas, they get drunk at the founts of intellect.
Shut your eyes, and see them come—the knights and ladies of my revel.
And though the revel must languish, yet we attend the refrain of all the melodies in crowning rapture.
late 14c., "riotous merry-making," from Old French revel "entertainment, revelry," verbal noun from reveler "be disorderly, make merry" (see revel (v.)). Related: Revels; revel-rout.
early 14c., "to feast in a noisy manner;" late 14c., "take part in revels," from Old French reveler, also rebeller "be disorderly, make merry; rebel, be riotous," from Latin rebellare "to rebel" (see rebel (v.)). The meaning "take great pleasure in" first recorded 1754. Related: Reveled; reveling; revelled; revelling.