In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(festivities) celebraciones feminine(emotion) júbilo masculinethe latest figures are no cause for rejoicing — las últimas cifras no son ningún motivo de júbilo / de celebración
- He also said cheap flights should be a cause for rejoicing.
- Yet even then, there will be little rejoicing.
- Let the rejoicing begin.
- Births are occasions for rejoicing, with male babies preferred over females.
- Warne's unhappy marital situation is no cause for rejoicing.
- Rejoicing is something we should all do for a long list of reasons.
- In Britain, America, and France, the end of the war was remembered as a time of rejoicing.
- There have been moments of great rejoicing.
- Human mortality is a rather sobering thought; it is hardly conducive to rejoicing.
- And when this happiness is achieved, there is genuine rejoicing.
- When she arrived, there was great rejoicing.
- In truth there was no cause for rejoicing, nor need to turn around, either.
- I am happy to be ecumenical in my outlook on this great day of rejoicing.
- Anyway, an occasion for rejoicing, you might think.
- This time also marks the beginning of spring, the season of renewal, and a cause for general rejoicing.
- That the movie is well made and fairly accurate are causes for even greater rejoicing.
- Both these events occasioned great rejoicing in the tax honesty community.
- For all their rejoicing, these women did not look forward to imprisonment!
- The ladies finish the main course and the dessert cart arrives to much rejoicing.
- More rejoicing may be only 12 months away.
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