be on one's merry way

Definition of be on one's merry way

:to leave a place
  • Soon I'll be on my merry way.

Word by Word Definitions

merry play
  1. : giving pleasure : delightful

  2. : full of gaiety or high spirits : mirthful

  3. : marked by festivity or gaiety

way play
  1. : a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

  2. : an opening for passage

  3. : the course traveled from one place to another : route

  1. : of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. : by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far

  2. : by far : much

  3. : very


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