Part of speech:
Being in or characterized by good spirits; merry.
Giving pleasure; pleasant; agreeable; gratifying
Very willing; pleased:
Showing a cheerful, carefree disposition; lighthearted
(Archaic) Pleasant or amusing
(Roman Catholic Church) Used as a title before the name of one who has been beatified.
Relating to, or caused by, ecstasy or excessive emotion.
Very great; extreme
Full of jubilant delight; joyful.
Given to joking.
Full of high spirits and good humor; merry
Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
(Informal) Lively; cheerful; optimistic
Very good, excellent, fine, etc.
Cheerful; lively; bright
Marked by lavish or festive celebration:
Joyful or cheerful
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