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happy

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4 having good luck
  • the happy person who is both appreciated and rewarded for all his hard work
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6 having extreme or relentless concern
  • Poll-happy pundits just care about which political candidate is winning, and never about the issues.
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Synonym Discussion of happy

lucky, fortunate, happy, providential mean meeting with unforeseen success. lucky stresses the agency of chance in bringing about a favorable result.
    • won because of a lucky bounce
fortunate suggests being rewarded beyond one's deserts.
    • fortunate in my investments
happy combines the implications of lucky and fortunate with stress on being blessed.
    • a series of happy accidents
providential more definitely implies the help or intervention of a higher power.
    • a providential change in the weather


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