I shot down to the hotel bar figuring I'd find 10 or 12 companions for a night of Revels.
Clooney Revels in the freedom to work on projects he feels passionately about.
They will do it,” Revels declared, “as certainly as the sun shines in the heavens.
It is, to be sure, a stunt that has the added benefit of drawing the spotlight to Flynt, who Revels in the attention.
And she Revels in causing discomfort in her conservative homeland.
He Revels in an interchange of banter and repartee which makes her eyes sparkle and his pulses beat the faster.
If he is wicked and she can sort of make him over, like an old dress, she Revels in the process.
He writes like a blunt soldier who Revels in the story of a battle.
The minstrel, like the fighters, Revels in hard knocks and rough jests.
Then there was great feasting and rejoicing, and the Revels lasted for a whole fortnight.
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.