Being in or showing good spirits
Providing joy and pleasure
Said especially of persons
Said especially of things
How cheerful it is to hear of!
The flowers should have made her feel cheerful, but they ushered in that dark feeling instead.
The scientist hopped up with a cheerful salute.
It was as if I had left a cheerful housekeeper behind.
She trailed, even more perplexed when the janitor waxing the floor called out a cheerful, "Hey, Toby!"