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happy

adjective

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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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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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The first known use of happy was in the 14th century

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“Happy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/happy. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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