Definitions

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  • n. gaiety; merriment

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Excessive gayety; merriment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Merriment; excessive gaiety; merrymaking.

Etymologies

French gaillardise. See galliard. (Wiktionary)

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  • Exuberant merriment, (extreme) gaiety.

    May 12, 2008