hallelujah hallelujah  /ˌhæ lə ˈlu jə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a shout or song of praise to God

Usage(s):

  1. But McCain and his aides may not want to say hallelujah just yet.
  2. Fundamentalist ecstasy and hallelujah-shouting were a vital part of masterful, deep-voiced Alma White's faith.
  3. Can I get a hallelujah!.

News

  1. Hampton U. football improves APR score; most local college teams excel

    Donovan Rose's initial reaction to Hampton University football being back in the good graces of NCAA academic standards was brief and joyful. "Hallelujah," Rose said with a chuckle. "That's my first reaction."
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Press

  2. Action Report: Finally! Long awaited demolition

    Bill Capo / Action Reporter Email: bcapo@wwltv.com | Twitter: @billcapo NEW ORLEANS -- Where a decaying town home once stood, the demolition crew mopped up the debris after tearing the structure down, as neighbor Linda Cartagena watched, praying, crying and cheering. "Hallelujah! I might look crazy, but I'm just so happy," said Linda as she laughed with happiness. "I mean I cried so much, you ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

  3. 5 Reasons Shinji Kagawa Will Be Manchester United's Best Player Next Season

    Reading Jurgen Klopp's comments about Shinji Kagawa in the lead-up to the Champions League final made me want to cry "Hallelujah!" Speaking to The Guardian , the Borussia Dortmund coach was frank in his assessment of Kagawa's debut campaign at Old Trafford. Shinji Kagawa is one of the best players in the world and he now plays 20 minutes at Manchester United on the left wing! My heart breaks ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "Hallelujah for the new ball," Garnett said. "There is a God."
    on Jan 2, 2007 By: Kevin Garnett Source: SI.com

  2. Angela Bassett, a 49-year-old mother of twins, said of the honour: "Do you ever have one of those days? I woke up and the sun wasn't really shining but then it burst through the clouds and it was glorious. Hallelujah!"
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: Angela Bassett Source: Melton Today

  3. "I was happy about it but it's I was just reading a review of a movie called Watchmen that uses it and the reviewer said - 'Can we please have a moratorium on Hallelujah in movies and television shows?'" Cohen said. "And I kind of feel the...
    on Apr 10, 2009 By: Leonard Cohen Source: TwentyFourBit (blog)

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