revel

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈrɛvəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈrɛvəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(revəl)


Inflections of 'revel' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
When both "l" and "ll" forms exist, spellings with a double "l" are correct, but rare, in US English, while those with a single "l" are not correct in UK English.
revels
v 3rd person singular
revelling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (Mainly UK)
reveling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US)
revelled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
reveled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US)
revelled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)
reveled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US)
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

revel

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. late-night revels in the [bar, pub, town square]
  2. a [charity, hospital] fund-raising revel
  3. join (in) the [town, village, staff] revels
  4. the revels [went on, continued] until
  5. the revels lasted all [day, night, weekend]
  6. revel in [peace, the sun, success, victory]
  7. reveled in his [misfortunes, humor, fame]
  8. revel [boisterously, noisily, happily]
  9. revel all [night, day, week]
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