Definition of overjoyed
: feeling great joy
Examples of overjoyed in a Sentence
She was overjoyed to see her sister again.
They weren't overjoyed at the idea of working together.
I'm overjoyed that you can come to my party.
Recent Examples of overjoyed from the Web
Of course, Eva is overjoyed: her entire journey was in the hopes of finding others like herself, and to learn that there is an entire human city seems like a dream come true.
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First Known Use of overjoyed
OVERJOYED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overjoyed for English Language Learners
: filled with great joy : very happy
OVERJOYED Defined for Kids
Definition of overjoyed for Students
: filled with great joy
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