from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To rejoice; exult.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To show elation or triumph; to rejoice.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The third Sunday after Easter; -- so called because the introit is the 66th Psalm, which, in the Latin version, begins with the words, “Jubilate Deo.”
- n. A name of the 100th Psalm; -- so called from its opening word in the Latin version.
- intransitive v. To exult; to rejoice.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To utter jubilant sounds or expressions; rejoice; exult.
- n. In the Anglican liturgy, the canticle or psalm (Ps. c.) that follows the second lesson in the morning service: so called from the first word of the Latin version.
- n. A musical setting of this canticle.
- n. The third Sunday after Easter: so called from the 66th Psalm (which in the Vulgate begins with the same words as the 100th) being used as the introit on that day.
- n. A monk, canon, or doctor who has served fifty years.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. to express great joy
- v. celebrate a jubilee
Latin iūbilāre, iūbilāt-, to raise a shout of joy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Verb form of jubilation, from Latin jubilare, 'shout for joy' (Wiktionary)