Part of speech:
Not being burdened by trouble, worry, or care; happy and carefree.
Not fixed in position, opinion etc.; free to move or drift.
Not experiencing the effects of gravity.
Able to recover readily, as from misfortune.
The definition of gay is someone or something bright or happy.
Vivid; keen; intense
Full of spirit; lively; energetic; animated
Lower in amount, degree, or position:
The definition of jaunty is lively in action or appearance.
Marked by hearty conviviality and good cheer:
Mildly dizzy or faint:
Light as air; delicate; graceful
Showing animation; lively
The definition of hopeful is feeling or giving a positive or optimistic attitude about some event or about the future.
The definition of joyous is feelings of great happiness or delight.
Moving capriciously from one idea, interest, etc. to another; fickle
Not easily borne; oppressive:
(Statistics) Adjusted to reflect value or proportion:
With breezes blowing; slightly windy
The definition of debonair is an elegant, gracious and carefree in manner.
(Archaic) Feeling or causing sorrow, worry, etc.; anxious
Jaunty and appealing; sprightly:
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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