- = celebrate, rave (British, slang), carouse, live it up (informal), push the boat out (British, informal), whoop it up (informal), make merry, paint the town red (informal), large it (British, slang), go on a spree, roister •
I'm afraid I revelled the night away.
- (often plural) = merrymaking, party, celebration, rave (British, slang), gala, spree, festivity, beano (British, slang), debauch, saturnalia, bacchanal, rave-up (British, slang), jollification, carousal, hooley or hoolie (mainly Irish & New Zealand), carouse •
The revels often last until dawn.
'revel' in Other Languages
- British English: revel If you revel in a situation or experience, you enjoy it very much. VERBRevelling in her freedom, she took a hotel room and stayed for several days.to revel in sth
- Brazilian Portuguese: desfrutar
- Chinese: 陶醉
- European Spanish: gozar
- French: se délecter
- German: genießen
- Italian: provare piacere
- Japanese: とても喜ぶ
- Korean: 한껏 즐기다
- Portuguese: desfrutar
- Spanish: gozar
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