a. happy; merry; joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
a. joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
Arriving in Rome to a jubilant crowd and tearful relatives, the women said they had been treated well.
There was no doubt that the crash put a bit of damper on an otherwise jubilant week for the space agency, dominated by good news stories about the successful landing of its Curiosity rover on Mars.
Sentence in Classic:
No, they practised cautiously, after supper, with right fair success, and so they spent a jubilant evening.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Everybody gave parties in celebration and the fire department was kept busy fighting the flames that spread from the bonfires of jubilant small boys.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Bazin, who had been standing listening to all this controversy with a pious jubilation, sprang toward them, took the breviary of the curate and the missal of the Jesuit, and walked respectfully before them to clear their way.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context