Part of speech:
The definition of glad is feeling pleased, happy, satisfied or grateful.
The definition of joyful is expressing delight or happiness.
Giving pleasure; pleasant; agreeable; gratifying
Carefree and lighthearted.
Without joy; sullen, gloomy, dreary, etc.
Marked by or offering fun, good feelings, and liveliness; festive:
Forceful or powerful; strong; energetic
Cheerful; lively; bright
Bringing happiness, pleasure, or contentment.
Unrestrained or lavish, as in decoration; extravagant:
Full of jubilant delight; joyful.
Exhibiting or occasioning happiness or mirth; cheerful:
Full of, expressing, or causing mirth; merry
Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
Upbeat means cheerful and lively.
Marked by lavish or festive celebration:
Filled with delight.
Admirable or very good; excellent or splendid:
Joyful or cheerful
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