Meaning of “hallelujah” in the English Dictionary


"hallelujah" in English

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hallelujahexclamation, noun [ C ]

also alleluia uk /ˌhæl.ɪˈluː.jə/ us /ˌhæl.ɪˈluː.jə/

(Definition of “hallelujah” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˌhæl·əˈlu·jə/

an expression of great happiness, praise, or thanks:

The worshipers raised their arms and shouted “Hallelujah!”

(Definition of “hallelujah” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)