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joyful

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adjective joy·ful \ˈjȯi-fəl\

Simple Definition of joyful

  • : feeling, causing, or showing great happiness : full of joy

Full Definition of joyful

  1. :  experiencing, causing, or showing joy :  happy

joy·ful·ly play \-fə-lē\ adverb
joy·ful·ness noun

Examples of joyful

  1. We were joyful at the news.

  2. <the news of the child's safe return made us all joyful>



13th Century

First Known Use of joyful

13th century



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