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
Many were overjoyed to see the widely disliked former hedge-fund manager found guilty, and there was perhaps an additional layer of public satisfaction given how many bankers escaped punishment in the aftermath of the financial crisis.
Marines would be equally overjoyed if the Eagles can hold their own in the rugged SouthWest Suburban and have a deep postseason run.
Manny Machado wants to play all 162 - again - in 2016 My wife would be overjoyed if MLB season were 28 games long.
Most customers weren’t overjoyed, they were intimidated.
Instead, many Republicans seem overjoyed to embrace the Trump Jr. –Russia meeting.
That’s what an overjoyed Lucky Whitehead shared on Snapchat early Tuesday morning after paying at least part of a ransom demanded by a dognapper to ensure the safe return of his dog, Blitz.
Orlando City coach Jason Kreis was happy for the three points but not overjoyed after his team beat Real Salt Lake 1-0 Friday night.
Lisa is less than overjoyed when Jo decides to devote her energies not to finishing her novel but to conceiving a child, through artificial insemination, with her wife’s brother (Bryan Dechart).
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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
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