Pronunciation: (rev'ul), [key]
— v., n. -eled, -el•ing -elled, -el•ling,
- to take great pleasure or delight (usually fol. by in): to revel in luxury.
- to make merry; indulge in boisterous festivities.
- boisterous merrymaking or festivity; revelry.
- Often,an occasion of merrymaking or noisy festivity with dancing, masking, etc.
Pronunciation: (rā'vul Russ. rye'vyil), [key]
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- former Russian name of