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Definition 1: unrestrained merrymaking - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for revel in the sense of this definition

(revel is a kind of ...) a boisterous celebration; a merry festivity

(... is a kind of revel ) an occasion for excessive eating or drinking

"they went on a bust that lasted three days"

(... is a kind of revel ) revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party

(... is a kind of revel ) a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity

(... is a kind of revel ) noisy and boisterous revelry

Definition 2: take delight in - [verb of consumption]

Samples where revel or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he delights in his granddaughter

Synonyms for revel in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of revel ) enjoy oneself greatly

"We had a ball at the party and didn't come home until 2 AM"

(... is a kind of revel ) delight greatly in

"wallow in your success!"

(... is a kind of revel ) enjoy oneself

"it's your birthday, so let's live it up!"

(revel implies ...) use up, consume fully

"The legislature expended its time on school questions"

Samples where revel or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The members of the wedding party made merry all night
  • Let's whoop it up--the boss is gone!

Synonyms for revel in the sense of this definition

(revel is a kind of ...) have a celebration

"They were feting the patriarch of the family" "After the exam, the students were celebrating"

(... is a kind of revel ) engage in boisterous, drunken merrymaking

"They were out carousing last night"

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