joyful

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adjective joy·ful \ˈjȯi-fəl\

Definition of joyful

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

joyfully

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joyfulness

noun

Examples of joyful in a sentence

  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


JOYFUL Defined for English Language Learners

joyful

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adjective joy·ful \ˈjȯi-fəl\

Definition of joyful for English Language Learners

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


JOYFUL Defined for Kids

joyful

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adjective joy·ful \ˈjȯi-fəl\

Definition of joyful for Students

  1. :  feeling, causing, or showing pleasure or happiness <a joyful family reunion>

joyfully

\-fə-lē\ adverb

joyfulness

noun


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