joie de vivre


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joie de vi·vre

 (zhwä′ də vē′vrə)
n.
Hearty or carefree enjoyment of life.

[French : joie, joy + de, of + vivre, to live, living.]

joie de vivre

(ʒwa də vivrə)
n
joy of living; enjoyment of life; ebullience

joie de vi•vre

(ʒwadə ˈvi vrə)
n.
French.
a delight in being alive; keen, carefree enjoyment of living.
[literally, joy of living]

joie de vivre

A French phrase meaning joy of living, used to mean enjoyment or love of life.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.joie de vivre - a keen enjoyment of living
enjoyment - the pleasure felt when having a good time

joie de vivre

(French)
noun enthusiasm, zest, gusto, ebullience, joy, relish, enjoyment, gaiety, joyfulness He has plenty of joie de vivre.
depression, apathy, distaste
Translations

joie de vivre

[ˈʒwɑːdəˈviːvr] Nalegría f de vivir

joie de vivre

[ʒˈwɑːdəˈviːvrə] n (literary)joie f de vivre

joie de vivre

nLebensfreude f, → Lebenslust f
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The cabin is modern with a joie de vivre that can't help but make you smile.
One shows the earthly version of a risky encounter straight from classic mythology and the other offers the viewer the rapturous experience Jason might have had when he glimpsed a siren His work is full of 'a joie de vivre which may be over the bows of the Argo.
This festschrift honors the memory and the work of Adrienne Fontainas (1929-2010), esteemed in the museum and art worlds for her writings and intellectual contributions as wll as her joie de vivre.