jubilation

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From Old French jubilacion, from Latin iūbilātiō (a shouting for joy).

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jubilation (plural jubilations)

  1. A triumphant shouting; rejoicing; exultation.
    • 2011 October 23, Tom Fordyce, “2011 Rugby World Cup final: New Zealand 8-7 France”, BBC Sport:
      The final whistle triggered scenes of wild jubilation at Eden Park as a nation celebrated a repeat of the outcome from the very first World Cup final in 1987.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin iūbilātiō (a shouting for joy).

Noun[edit]

jubilation f (plural jubilations)

  1. jubilation

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