What does the word jubilee mean?

Usage examples for jubilee

  1. Mistress Dudley is keeping jubilee for the King of England's birthday. – From-Twice-Told-Tales by Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  2. His trump of jubilee. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child
  3. April 1887. From June 19th to 22nd there were rejoicings at Trieste on account of Queen Victoria's Jubilee. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright