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gleeful

adjective glee·ful \ˈglē-fəl\

Definition of GLEEFUL

:  full of glee :  merry <gleeful laughter>
glee·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
glee·ful·ness noun

Examples of GLEEFUL

  1. <the gleeful atmosphere that envelops the host city of the Super Bowl>

First Known Use of GLEEFUL

1586

Related to GLEEFUL

Synonyms
blithesome, festive, gay, merry, jocose, jocular, jocund, jolly, jovial, laughing, mirthful, sunny

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