Origin of revel
OTHER WORDS FROM revelrev·el·er; especially British, rev·el·ler, nounrev·el·ment, nounun·rev·el·ing, adjectiveun·rev·el·ling, adjective
Other definitions for revel (2 of 2)
How to use revel in a sentence
In two hours, they, who were in a state bordering upon famine, found themselves revelling in plenty.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat
Again the same sounds commenced: the clatter of dishes, the noise of revelling, the clink of the gamblers' gold.
She chose to remain as she was, saying to herself, "I am dead;" and softly revelling in that corpse-like sentiment.Rhoda Fleming, Complete|George Meredith
Warwick's men, revelling in the luxuries of this virgin isle, became fastidious.
They were soon revelling amidst the costly merchandize and the luxuries, with which the cavern was gorged.The Portland Sketch Book|Various