joyfulness


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joy·ful

 (joi′fəl)
adj.
Feeling, causing, or exhibiting joy. See Synonyms at glad1.

joy′ful·ly adv.
joy′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.joyfulness - the emotion of great happinessjoyfulness - the emotion of great happiness  
emotion - any strong feeling
high spirits, lightness, elation - a feeling of joy and pride
exultation, jubilance, jubilancy, jubilation - a feeling of extreme joy
excitement, exhilaration - the feeling of lively and cheerful joy; "he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"
exuberance - joyful enthusiasm

joyfulness

noun
A condition of supreme well-being and good spirits:
Translations
إبْتِهاج، فَرَح
radostnost
glædelykke
glaîværî

joyfulness

[ˈdʒɔɪfʊlnɪs] N [of atmosphere] → alegría f; [of event, occasion] → festividad f; (on hearing news) → júbilo m

joyfulness

nFröhlichkeit f; (of person also)Frohsinn m, → Heiterkeit f

joy

(dʒoi) noun
1. great happiness. The children jumped for joy when they saw the new toys.
2. a cause of great happiness. Our son is a great joy to us.
ˈjoyful adjective
filled with, showing or causing joy. a joyful mood; joyful faces/news.
ˈjoyfully adverb
ˈjoyfulness noun
ˈjoyous adjective
joyful.
ˈjoyously adverb
References in classic literature ?
In the joyfulness of family love everything for a short time was subdued, and the pleasure of seeing her, leaving them at first little leisure for calm curiosity, they were all seated round the tea-table, which Mrs.
A pleasant, sensuous joyfulness seemed part of the spirit of the day.
Such was their impression on Mr Swiveller, coupled with the reflection that no man could oppose his destiny, that in a very short space of time his spirits rose surprisingly, and he was enabled to give the dwarf an account of the receipt of the cake, which, it appeared, had been brought to Bevis Marks by the two surviving Miss Wackleses in person, and delivered at the office door with much giggling and joyfulness.
The morning that Dickon--after they had been enjoying themselves in the garden for about two hours--went behind a big rosebush and brought forth two tin pails and revealed that one was full of rich new milk with cream on the top of it, and that the other held cottage-made currant buns folded in a clean blue and white napkin, buns so carefully tucked in that they were still hot, there was a riot of surprised joyfulness.
Millennial Pink brings a joyfulness and frivolity that's the perfect antidote to the sombre world of today," says Rue Kothari, Fair Director at Downtown Design.
There's a joyfulness to it, which I believe is not in any way mean.
He and his colleagues had only managed one wicket in the opening 19 overs, nightwatchman Carey batting with a joyfulness sadly absent from his team's performance over four days.
All joyfulness was immediately sucked out every time they cut back to those three unpronounceable stooges hosting the event who'd landed straight from a failed Compare the Meerkat audition.
Using Watson Personality Insights, Tiatros analyzes these submissions to measure and monitor the evolution, openness, optimism, and joyfulness of participants.
It was not that they were laughing at Al Raee; they were taken by the joyfulness of the occasion.
For Doucet, our books are often filled with humour and playfulness, joyfulness and exuberance, wit and whimsy, but there are also many quietly beautiful stories that feature timeless messages and touch on truly universal themes.