Antonyms

1. rejoicing

noun. ['rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ'] a feeling of great happiness.

Antonyms

  • unhappiness

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Words that Rhyme with Rejoicing

  • voicing

Example sentences of the word rejoicing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Passover (or Pesach) is a time of storytelling, rejoicing and looking toward the future.

Quotes containing the word rejoicing


1. Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

2. It might be a good idea if, like the White Queen, we practiced believing six impossible things every morning before breakfast, for we are called on to believe what to many people is impossible. Instead of rejoicing in this glorious "impossible"which gives meaning and dignity to our lives, we try to domesticate God, to make his might actions comprehensible to our finite minds.
- Madeleine L'Engle

3. Being human means throwing your whole life on the scales of destiny when need be, all the while rejoicing in every sunny day and every beautiful cloud.
- Rosa Luxemburg

2. rejoicing

adjective. ['rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ'] joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success.

Synonyms

  • exulting
  • triumphant
  • elated
  • jubilant
  • triumphal
  • prideful

Antonyms

  • defeated
  • dysphoric
  • joyless
  • unhappy

3. rejoicing

noun. ['rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ'] the utterance of sounds expressing great joy.

Synonyms

  • utterance
  • exultation
  • jubilation

Antonyms

  • sorrow
  • happy
  • cheerlessness
  • discontentment
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