Why would anyone, in fact, not wish to rejoice in this most American Miss?
She said he began to "rejoice" over the "lack of women in the room," lauding the tech industry for being a last bastion for men.
rejoice, Ladies, because Tyra has a stinky confession to make.
We can all rejoice in the successful rescue of the Chilean miners.
So instead of calling her win exploitation or affirmative action, why not rejoice in it?
Be glad and rejoice for your reward is very great in heaven.
Be happy, and rejoice in your weakness—but turn now to the strong for strength.
In spite of that, they rejoice to have escaped from the sea and to have arrived where they wished to be.
I rejoice to hear it, Seor, for I seek something from your house.
I rejoice, my dear sir, that you have so completely got rid of that nasty cough—your voice is as clear as a bell.
c.1300, "to own, possess, enjoy the possession of, have the fruition of," from Old French rejoiss-, present participle stem of rejoir, resjoir "gladden, rejoice," from re-, which here is of obscure signification, perhaps an intensive (see re-), + joir "be glad," from Latin gaudere "rejoice" (see joy).
Originally sense in to rejoice in. Meaning "to be full of joy" is recorded from late 14c. Middle English also used simple verb joy "to feel gladness; to rejoice" (mid-13c.) and rejoy (early 14c.). Related: Rejoiced; rejoicing.