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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A special anniversary (or the celebration of it).

Usage examples (37)
  • The term jubilee year (Vulg. annus Jubilei, or Jubileus) is of Hebrew origin, the etymological meaning of which is, in all probability,
  • On New Year's of 1863 I attended what they called a jubilee meeting.
  • Fifty years later, newspaper editor John Ege says the golden jubilee is worth celebrating, if only because Nigeria has survived so much.
  • -- The name jubilee is derived from the Hebrew jobel, the joyful shout or clangor of trumpets, by which the year of jubilee was announced. for more
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