Definitions

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  • verb archaic Second-person singular simple present form of rejoice.

Etymologies

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rejoice +‎ -est

Examples

  • Quoth Musa, “I hear thee praise the Lord and hallow Him, and meseemeth thou rejoicest.”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • But he was silent and made no reply, whereupon cried the King, What aileth thee that thou rejoicest not in my joy and returnest me no answer?

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • What hath my beloved to do in mine house, seeing she hath wrought lewdness with many, and the holy flesh is passed from thee? when thou doest evil, then thou rejoicest.

    Villaraigosa And Nunez Cut And Run - Video Report

  • What hath my beloved to do in mine house, seeing she hath wrought lewdness with many, and the holy flesh is passed from thee? when thou doest evil, then thou rejoicest.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Whereat then rejoicest thou, O great Paul? whereat rejoicest thou? whereon feedest thou, O man, renewed in the knowledge of God, after the image of Him that created thee, thou living soul, of so much continency, thou tongue like flying fowls, speaking mysteries?

    The Confessions

  • For Thou rejoicest in us, and in Thy holy angels, holy through holy charity.

    The Confessions

  • What hath my beloved to do in mine house, seeing she hath wrought lewdness with many, and the holy flesh is passed from thee? when thou doest evil, then thou rejoicest.

    Jeremiah 11.

  • For it is thou who rejoicest both in us and in thy angels, who are holy through holy love.

    Confessions and Enchiridion, newly translated and edited by Albert C. Outler

  • Whereto Rudeger, the high-hearted knight, answered, "Thou rejoicest with cause, for my mistress's kinsmen are men of proven worth, and they bring many valiant knights with them."

    The Fall of the Niebelungs

  • Art thou in thy senses, and not mad, lady? who having destroyed the king and family, rejoicest at hearing it, and fearest not such things?

    The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I.

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