reveler

Definitions

  • Dad and the Anarchists Reveled Till Morning 188
    Dad and the Anarchists Reveled Till Morning 188
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n reveler a celebrant who shares in a noisy party "the clubs attract revelers as young as thirteen"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, named in the Bible's Book of Revelation, are Conquest, Slaughter, Famine, and Death.
    • n Reveler One who revels. "Moonshine revelers ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n reveler One who revels. One who takes part in merrymakings, feasts, or carousals; hence, one who leads a disorderly or licentious life.
    • n reveler Specifically— One who dances in a revel; one who takes part in a choric entertainment.
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Quotations

  • Simone De Beauvoir
    Simone%20De%20Beauvoir
    “Since it is the Other within us who is old, it is natural that the revelation of our age should come to us from outside --from others. We do not accept it willingly.”
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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    “Nature is a revelation of God; Art a revelation of man.”
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose%20Bierce
    “Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.”
  • William James
    William%20James
    “An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.”
  • Elizabeth Bowen
    Elizabeth%20Bowen
    “Intimacies between women go backwards, beginning with revelations and ending up in small talk without loss of esteem.”
  • Henry James
    Henry%20James
    “The terrible fluidity of self-revelation.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Written also reveller,

Usage

In literature:

And just as swiftly he told her the revelation that thinking had brought to him.
"The Day of the Beast" by Zane Grey
The revelation of God to them could thereby be the better preserved.
"The Bible Period by Period" by Josiah Blake Tidwell
Has it been either an interpretation or a revelation of something?
"Barbara's Heritage" by Deristhe L. Hoyt
Jesus was the typical man, as well as the revelation of God.
"The Ascent of the Soul" by Amory H. Bradford
The test of a revelation is simply that it reveals.
"Some Christian Convictions" by Henry Sloane Coffin
He was conscious of wishing to sit beside her on that couch and revel in the ravishing color of her.
"The Witness" by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
Fourth, that God has not ceased to give revelations to men on the earth.
"A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" by Nephi Anderson
They arrived at Revel in the beginning of May.
"A Jacobite Exile" by G. A. Henty
But we are more concerned here with what is known as the positive Law of God, given by Him to man by word of mouth or revelation.
"Explanation of Catholic Morals" by John H. Stapleton
AMOS IX., 1-3, Revelation, 115.
"Expositor's Bible: Index" by S. G. Ayres
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In poetry:

O weird and wild in legend old,
In dark tradition! dim and hoary—
Thy witching muse doth revel hold
In magic, song, and haunted story.
"The Seven Stars: A Constellation of Scottish Poets" by Janet Hamilton
And still, as loud the revel swells,
The fevered pulse beats higher,
Till the seared taste from foulest wells
Is fain to slake its fire.
"Second Sunday After Epiphany" by John Keble
Where battle fields dread harvests yield
The war god's revels be,
Where blood runs red, he counts the dead,
And shrieks and howls in glee.
"The Orgy Of Thor" by Abner Cosens
How could we bear the mirth,
While some loved reveler of a year ago
Keeps his mute Christmas now beneath the snow,
In cold Virginian earth?
"Christmas" by Henry Timrod
That, whenever they sat at their revels,
And drank from the golden bowl,
They might remember the donor,
And breathe a prayer for his soul.
"By The Fireside : King Witlaf's Drinking-horn" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
When princely Hamilton's abode
Ennobled Cadyow's Gothic towers,
The song went round, the goblet flow'd,,
And revel sped the laughing hours.
"Cadyow Castle" by Sir Walter Scott

In news:

The Book of Revelation .
People gamble on the casino floor during opening day at Revel, Atlantic City.
While interviewing Demi Lovato on Monday's Katie, Katie Couric drops a large revelation of her own, in that she battled bulimia for six years, between the ages of 18 and 24.
Halloween revelers make finishing touches to costumes.
French Stewart a revelation as Buster Keaton in 'Stoneface'.
And Joshua Revels on drums and vocals.
On Sarah Palin's Revelations of God's Will The Nation.
The preview for the independent film, directed by Paul Schrader, revels in throwback campiness.
Olivia wanders into a bar, and then we have a shocking revelation about another woman in Springfield.
Every day seems to bring fresh, horrific revelations of atrocities in Syria, which Amnesty International says amount to crimes against humanity.
Revelations that anti-gay hatemail has been sent to the gaming publisher come at the same time that BioWare has announced an "Extended Cut" for its Mass Effect 3 ending.
The Arizona school's alert is the latest revelation about the extent of information the government possessed before Sept 11 about the hijackers or concerns about a terrorist strike.
But the last couple of days have uncovered some shocking revelations.
Cooed a woman near me on the escalator, gliding down into the shimmering casino heart of the new Revel resort.
Commercial districts across the metro will burst with revelers looking for alternatives to the packed-in crowds downtown.
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In science:

The absence of a public basis revelation in the LM05 protocol prevents Eve from always choosing the best attack strategy between the Z and the X-attack.
Experimental Test of Two-way Quantum Key Distribution in Presence of Controlled Noise
Recently a BP has been experimentally detected in the observation of the quantum Hall effect in graphenes and used as a revelator of the existence of entangled systems [21, 22] and phase transitions [23, 24].
The Berry phase: a topological test for the spectrum structure of frustrated quantum spin systems
In Section 3, we exhibit a test such that for all random generators of theories ζ , the revelation sets are always non-empty (and topologically large).
A nonmanipulable test
In this section, we construct a test that can3. A nonmanipulable test. not be manipulated, that is, a test with nonempty revelation sets.
A nonmanipulable test
For example, if T1 has nonempty (or topologically large) revelation sets, then T2 is a rejection test with nonempty (or topologically large) revelation sets.
A nonmanipulable test
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