Origin of jubilant
OTHER WORDS FROM jubilantju·bi·lance, ju·bi·lan·cy, nounju·bi·lant·ly, adverbun·ju·bi·lant, adjectiveun·ju·bi·lant·ly, adverb
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How to use jubilant in a sentence
As the flag ascended, jubilant militiamen flooded the stage, brandishing their guns and taking pictures with their phones.After the Fall: What Afghanistan Looks Like Since the Taliban Takeover|Lorenzo Tugnoli|August 4, 2022|Washington Post
The reception was a sharp contrast from the jubilant atmosphere at the state dinner six years earlier.John Kerry Is Bringing America Back Into the Climate Fight|Justin Worland/Naples. Italy|October 28, 2021|Time
Even in the midst of this jubilant homecoming, caution is warranted, because theater people work in especially close quarters with one another.
They’ve put faith in a star-studded prime-time special and a virtual parade, among other events, to distract from a National Mall populated by law enforcement officers instead of jubilant supporters.Inaugurations are highly anticipated events in D.C. Now people must watch from their couches.|Emily Davies|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
The Daily Beast spoke to a jubilant League on Tuesday about the behind-the-scenes battle to get The Interview to movie theaters.The Inside Story of How Sony’s ‘The Interview’ Finally Made It to Theaters|Marlow Stern|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And when he reads his admission letter, his jubilant reaction is priceless.
The 91-year-old was in jubilant spirits, toasting the occasion with a cheering group of friends, family, and admirers.Six Defining Moments From Nelson Mandela’s Life (video)|Nina Strochlic|December 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As a TV moment, it was—against every jaded instinct to loathe such things—hopeful, playful, and jubilant.The First ‘Glee’ Without Cory Monteith Was Blissfully Joyous|Kevin Fallon|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Now, with rising rates, many are feeling much less jubilant.Rising interest rates spur drop in mortgage financing activity|Edward Ferguson|July 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Piegan, at this moment, set up a jubilant hallooing down the river, and shortly came rushing back to us.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
"Mon enfant," he triumphantly added, with an air of jubilant proprietorship.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
It was not a hurrah that they gave so much as a wild, jubilant cry of inexpressible joy.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.
The same jubilant success was attending the whole army, though not without sharp resistance on the part of the enemy in places.The County Regiment|Dudley Landon Vaill
He was led past the ammunition cases, and the men in their jubilant work of packing the mules.The Treasure Trail|Marah Ellis Ryan