1. rejoicing, happiness

usage: a feeling of great happiness

2. exultation, rejoicing, jubilation, utterance, vocalization

usage: the utterance of sounds expressing great joy


1. rejoice, joy, feel, experience

usage: feel happiness or joy

2. exuberate, exult, rejoice, triumph, jubilate, cheer, cheer up, chirk up

usage: to express great joy; "Who cannot exult in Spring?"

3. wallow, rejoice, triumph, exult, walk on air, be on cloud nine, jump for joy

usage: be ecstatic with joy


1. exultant, exulting, jubilant, prideful, rejoicing, triumphal, triumphant, elated (vs. dejected)

usage: joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success; "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day"; "a triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout"

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