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English definition of “rejoicing”

rejoicing

noun [U]     /rɪˈdʒɔɪ.sɪŋ/ formal
the act or feeling of showing great happiness about something: There was much rejoicing at/over the good news .Celebrating and entertainingPleasure and happiness
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