Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Full of gaiety; joyous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Gay; full of gayety; joyous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Kindly.
  • Glad; joyous; joyful.

Etymologies

blithe +‎ -ful (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But he must have detected the iron-barb of vice beneath the mask of blitheful innocence, for, after a short deliberation, the trout turned and disappeared under the bank.

    Amos Kilbright; His Adscititious Experiences

  • "We have been on an unsustainable track for a very long period of time and we have, in many ways, in a blitheful fashion, have ignored that reality," said Malloy, adding how the state needs to do what's necessary to put Connecticut "in a sustainable mode" with state employees.

  • Drink wine, and live here blitheful, while ye may:

    The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2

  • Drink wine, and live here blitheful while ye may, II.

    The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2

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