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Synonyms for rejoice

be glad


Synonyms for rejoice

to feel or take joy or pleasure

to show joyful satisfaction in an event, especially by merrymaking

Synonyms for rejoice

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Could you expect me to rejoice in the inferiority of your connections?
Well might his sister, believing as she really did that his opinion of Fanny Price was scarcely beyond her merits, rejoice in her prospects.
Good; there is no time lost, -- you will rejoice when I am gone.
At dinner, having placed Balashev beside him, Napoleon not only treated him amiably but behaved as if Balashev were one of his own courtiers, one of those who sympathized with his plans and ought to rejoice at his success.
Napoleon did not notice this expression; he treated Balashev not as an envoy from his enemy, but as a man now fully devoted to him and who must rejoice at his former master's humiliation.
Rejoice, blessed Leto, for you bare glorious children, the lord Apollo and Artemis who delights in arrows; her in Ortygia, and him in rocky Delos, as you rested against the great mass of the Cynthian hill hard by a palm-tree by the streams of Inopus.
And they, even gold-tressed Leto and wise Zeus, rejoice in their great hearts as they watch their dear son playing among the undying gods.
But the Tree did not rejoice at all; he grew and grew, and was green both winter and summer.
I should rejoice to see you at any time so deeply absorbed in your devotions that you had not a single thought to spare for me.
I know your reason," said Allworthy, "and shall rejoice as much as you to find it otherwise; yet you must remember, you yourself confest it before me.
asketh the load-bearing spirit, that I may take it upon me and rejoice in my strength.
Yes--that told you to rejoice and be glad, you know; that's why father named 'em the 'rejoicing texts.
He said if God took the trouble to tell us eight hundred times to be glad and rejoice, He must want us to do it--SOME.
Be glad in the Lord and rejoice, ye righteous, and shout for joy all ye that are upright in heart.
In an interview for Radio Pembrokeshire, broadcast this morning, the Archbishop said: "While we rejoice in the fact that we are a nation and have a language, we must also remember that we belong to a common humanity.