from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The feeling and expression of joy and gladness; procedure expressive of joy; festivity.
  • noun The experience of joy.
  • noun A subject of joy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Joy; gladness; delight.
  • noun The expression of joy or gladness.
  • noun That which causes to rejoice; occasion of joy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of rejoice.
  • noun An act of showing joy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a feeling of great happiness
  • noun the utterance of sounds expressing great joy
  • adjective joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success


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