rejoice at

rejoice at something

to celebrate or revel about something. Everyone rejoiced at the lucky events that had saved them. We all rejoiced at the outcome of the election.
See also: rejoice
References in classic literature ?
But the Tree did not rejoice at all; he grew and grew, and was green both winter and summer.
At dinner, having placed Balashev beside him, Napoleon not only treated him amiably but behaved as if Balashev were one of his own courtiers, one of those who sympathized with his plans and ought to rejoice at his success.
Napoleon did not notice this expression; he treated Balashev not as an envoy from his enemy, but as a man now fully devoted to him and who must rejoice at his former master's humiliation.
You are a frightful man, Malicorne; I was going to rejoice at getting this commission, and thus you quench my joy.
Here we began to rejoice at the conclusion of our labours; the place was cool and pleasant, the water was excellent, and the birds melodious.
And rejoice at this touch THE most heart-lifting aspect of Birmingham life is to stand by the Edgbaston Reservoir shoreline to feed the seagulls that swoop to my hands for the goodies I take them.
And I rejoice at this touch of untamed nature in our city's concrete.
I prefer to rejoice at the brilliance of Ruby Walsh, Tony McCoy, Paul Carberry and Davy Russell.
I refuse to rejoice at the situation in which Messrs Winston, Ferris, Fitzpatrick, and Fletcher currently find themselves.
When the law is changed I will rejoice at being able to use my human right to remain in a public house with my family and friends for longer than an hour, because my breathing will not be affected as it is at the moment.
Who cares if that new family has not been around as long as you; rejoice at their energy and ideas.
You have made their gladness greater, you have made their joy increase; they rejoice in your presence as people rejoice at harvest time [Isaiah 9:1-2].
I salute you and rejoice at the sight of the gifts bestowed on you by the Almighty, and of the prerogatives with which He has crowned yo u
Those jaded folk who are tired of eating stir-fried crickets at Typhoon, the intriguing multi-Asian restaurant at the Santa Monica Airport (3221 Donald Douglas Loop South), can now rejoice at the chance of trying a new Asian delicacy.
We rejoice at every holiday, but in the Torah, here God says `I really want you to rejoice.