jubilant jubilant  /ˈdʒu bə lənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
  2. (adj) full of high-spirited delight

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • The jubilant crowd ran onto the field to congratulate the winning team.

News

  1. Tonys 2013: Incomparable host Neil Patrick Harris sells Broadway

    A jubilant show marked by another stellar night from Neil Patrick Harris who flaunts the Great White Way's unconventional spirit. Few may be popping Champagne corks for a Broadway season in which ticket prices went up, attendance went down and commercialism ran amok. But if anything could restore faith in the American theater it was Sunday's exuberant Tony Awards ceremony at Radio City Music ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. SLIDESHOW: Red Star Pizza shines in Pinto and Mustang Leagues

    By Greg McCorkle The Red Star Pizza company was likely a happy and jubilant place on Saturday. Two of the Pony League teams they sponsor won their respective league titles Saturday afternoon at Riverview Park in West Seattle. In the Mustang League the Red Star Pizza team beat the team from Alki Lumber 6-5 and over on the adjacent field the Red Star Pizza Pinto League team defeated the team from ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: West Seattle Herald

  3. Local Weather

    A jubilant Tuukka Rask celebrates after the horn sounds and the Bruins complete their sweep of the Pittsburgh Penguins with a 1-0 win Friday. (Photo / Associated Press)
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Daily Item

Quotes

  1. "It feels good, I mean we're excited about it," said Hasselbeck of the win. "I don't think......we're not jubilant in there, dancing around and celebrating. There is no champagne in there, obviously. We wanted to win this game, this was an...
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Matt Hasselbeck Source: Sports Network

  2. "As you can imagine we are in a kind of jubilant mood, especially the way it (takeover) has gone because it has been very swift. In a matter of 18 hours the situation was under control," said Abdourahim Said Bacar, a government spokesman in...
    on Mar 26, 2008 By: Mohamed Bacar Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Don't get me wrong. I'm jubilant," Wittman said.
    on Mar 15, 2008 By: Randy Wittman Source: ESPN

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