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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 rev·el /ˈrɛvəl/
 作樂,狂歡,宴會(vi.)狂歡作樂,得意,著迷(vt.)浪費

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·veal, n.
 1. A revealing; a disclosure. [Obs.]
 2. Arch. The side of an opening for a window, doorway, or the like, between the door frame or window frame and the outer surface of the wall; or, where the opening is not filled with a door, etc., the whole thickness of the wall; the jamb. [Written also revel.]
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rev·el, n.  A feast with loose and noisy jollity; riotous festivity or merrymaking; a carousal.
    This day in mirth and revel to dispend.
    Some men ruin . . . their bodies by incessant revels.   --Rambler.
 Master of the revels, Revel master. Same as Lord of misrule, under Lord.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rev·el n. Arch. See Reveal. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rev·el, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Reveled or Revelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Reveling or Revelling.]
 1. To feast in a riotous manner; to carouse; to act the bacchanalian; to make merry.
 2. To move playfully; to indulge without restraint. “Where joy most revels.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·vel v. t.  To draw back; to retract. [Obs.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 revel
      n : unrestrained merrymaking [syn: revelry]
      v 1: take delight in; "he delights in his granddaughter" [syn: delight,
            enjoy]
      2: celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in
         uproarious festivities; "The members of the wedding party
         made merry all night"; "Let's whoop it up--the boss is
         gone!" [syn: racket, make whoopie, make merry, make
         happy, whoop it up, jollify, wassail]
      [also: revelling, revelled]