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joy

noun

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joy

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of joy (Entry 2 of 2)

to feel or express joy or triumph
  • the whole town is joying in the fact that its oldest church has been restored to its Victorian splendor

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The first known use of joy was in the 13th century

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joy

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“Joy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/joy. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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