jollity

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noun jol·li·ty \ˈjä-lə-tē\

Definition of jollity

plural

jollities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being jolly :  merriment

  2. 2 British :  a festive gathering

Examples of jollity in a sentence

  1. I love all of the warmhearted jollity of the holiday season.

14th Century

First Known Use of jollity

14th century


JOLLITY Defined for English Language Learners

jollity

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noun jol·li·ty \ˈjä-lə-tē\

Definition of jollity for English Language Learners

  • : a happy and cheerful quality or state : the quality or state of being jolly


JOLLITY Defined for Kids

jollity

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noun jol·li·ty \ˈjä-lə-tē\

Definition of jollity for Students

  1. :  the state of being happy and cheerful



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