Much like the Taj Mahal, revel opened in classically gaudy Atlantic City style in April 2012—with a sunrise Champagne toast.
The revel casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, was equipped with a particularly elaborate video system.
Battle: Los Angeles, opening in theaters Friday, is just the latest film to revel in the destruction of a major U.S. metro area.
And Putin, to his great delight, got to revel in imitating a Cold War giant.
The show seems to revel in that sort of heightened reality, something that Kelley said is entirely intentional.
Lovers of realistic fiction will revel in this literary feast.
They go bare-headed in the broiling sun, and seem to revel in the heat.
Their joy is such as that of the pasha of a seraglio; they revel with ideas, they get drunk at the founts of intellect.
The wind was fair, and carried him in four days to revel Roads.
And though the revel must languish, yet we attend the refrain of all the melodies in crowning rapture.
late 14c., "riotous merry-making," from Old French revel "entertainment, revelry," verbal noun from reveler "be disorderly, make merry" (see revel (v.)). Related: Revels; revel-rout.
early 14c., "to feast in a noisy manner;" late 14c., "take part in revels," from Old French reveler, also rebeller "be disorderly, make merry; rebel, be riotous," from Latin rebellare "to rebel" (see rebel (v.)). The meaning "take great pleasure in" first recorded 1754. Related: Reveled; reveling; revelled; revelling.