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Rejoice Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    rejoice v
  1. feel happiness or joy [syn: joy]
  2. to express great joy; "Who cannot exult in Spring?" [syn: exult, triumph, jubilate]
  3. be ecstatic with joy [syn: wallow, triumph]
Rejoice Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Rejoice \Re*joice"\, v. t.
  1. To enjoy. [Obs.] --Bp. Peacock.
  2. To give joy to; to make joyful; to gladden. I me rejoysed of my liberty. --Chaucer. While she, great saint, rejoices heaven. --Prior. Were he [Cain] alive, it would rejoice his soul to see what mischief it had made. --Arbuthnot. Syn: To please; cheer; exhilarate; delight.
Rejoice Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Rejoice \Re*joice"\, n. The act of rejoicing. --Sir T. Browne.
Rejoice Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Rejoice \Re*joice"\ (r[-e]*jois"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rejoiced (-joist"); p. pr. & vb. n. Rejoicing (-joi"s?ng).] [OE. rejoissen, OF. resjouir, resjoir, F. r['e]jouir; pref. re- re- + OF, esjouir, esjoir, F. ['e]jouir, to rejoice; pref. es- (L. ex-) + OF. jouir, joir, F. jouir, from L. gaudere to rejoice. See Joy.] To feel joy; to experience gladness in a high degree; to have pleasurable satisfaction; to be delighted. ``O, rejoice beyond a common joy.'' --Shak. I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy. --Ps. xxxi. 7. Syn: To delight; joy; exult; triumph.
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* I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. - George Bernard Shaw

* We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom in Israel. - Golda Meir

* You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. - Ziggy


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