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jubilate

[ joo-buh-leyt ]
/ 藞d蕭u b蓹藢le瑟t /
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verb (used without object), ju路bi路lat路ed, ju路bi路lat路ing.
to show or feel great joy; rejoice; exult.
to celebrate a jubilee or joyful occasion.
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Origin of jubilate

1595鈥1605; <Latin j奴bil膩tus (past participle of j奴bil膩re to shout for joy), equivalent to j奴bil- shout + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM jubilate

ju路bi路la路to路ry [joo-buh-luh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], /藞d蕭u b蓹 l蓹藢t蓴r i, -藢to蕣r i/, adjective

Other definitions for jubilate (2 of 2)

Jubilate
[ joo-buh-ley-tee; yoo-buh-lah-tey, -tee, joo- ]
/ 藢d蕭u b蓹藞le瑟 ti; 藢yu b蓹藞l蓱 te瑟, -ti, 藢d蕭u- /

noun
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.
a musical setting of this psalm.

Origin of Jubilate

First recorded in 1700鈥10, Jubilate is from the Latin word j奴bil膩te shout ye for joy
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British Dictionary definitions for jubilate (1 of 2)

jubilate
/ (藞d蕭u藧b瑟藢le瑟t) /

verb (intr)
to have or express great joy; rejoice
to celebrate a jubilee

Word Origin for jubilate

C17: from Latin j奴bil膩re to raise a shout of joy; see jubilant

British Dictionary definitions for jubilate (2 of 2)

Jubilate
/ (藢d蕭u藧b瑟藞l蓱藧t瑟) /

noun
RC Church Church of England the 100th psalm used as a canticle in the liturgy
a musical setting of this psalm

Word Origin for Jubilate

from the opening word (Jubilate make a joyful noise) of the Vulgate version
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