merriment


mer·ri·ment

noun \ˈmer-i-mənt, ˈme-ri-\

: laughter and enjoyment

Full Definition of MERRIMENT

1
:  lighthearted gaiety or fun-making :  hilarity
2
:  a lively celebration or party :  festivity

Examples of MERRIMENT

  1. a time of great joy and merriment
  2. Their house was always filled with merriment.

First Known Use of MERRIMENT

1574

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