Synonyms of revel in English:

revel


See definition of revel

verb

1‘with their exams out of the way they revelled all night’

SYNONYMS

celebrate, make merry, have a party, party, feast, eat, drink, and be merry, carouse, roister, have fun, have a good time, enjoy oneself, go on a spree

informal live it up, whoop it up, have a fling, have a ball, make whoopee, rave, paint the town red

British informal push the boat out

dated spree

ANTONYMS

mourn

2‘he revelled in the applause which greeted him’

SYNONYMS

enjoy, delight in, love, like, adore, be entertained by, be amused by, be pleased by, take pleasure in, appreciate, relish, lap up, savour, luxuriate in, bask in, wallow in, glory in

gloat over, feel self-satisfied about, crow about

informal get a kick out of, get a thrill out of

ANTONYMS

hate


noun

1‘there are a few spots in town for night revels’

SYNONYMS

celebration, festivity, jollification, merrymaking, carousal, carouse, spree, debauch, bacchanal

party, jamboree

informal rave, shindig, bash, jag

British informal do, rave-up, knees-up, jolly, thrash, beano, beanfeast

Irish informal hooley, crack

North American informal wingding, blast

Australian informal shivoo, rage, ding, jollo