Gladfulness
Gladful Glad"ful, a. Full of gladness; joyful; glad. [R.] -- {Glad"ful*ness}, n. [R.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

It followed him with gladful glee. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • gladfulness — noun experiencing joy and pleasure • Syn: ↑gladness, ↑gladsomeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑gladsome (for: ↑gladsomeness), ↑glad (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gladsomeness — glad some*ness n. The state of experiencing joy and pleasure. Syn: gladness, gladfulness. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gladness — noun experiencing joy and pleasure • Syn: ↑gladfulness, ↑gladsomeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑gladsome (for: ↑gladsomeness), ↑glad • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gladsomeness — noun experiencing joy and pleasure • Syn: ↑gladness, ↑gladfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑gladsome, ↑glad (for: ↑gladness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • happiness — noun 1. state of well being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy (Freq. 4) • Syn: ↑felicity • Ant: ↑unhappiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑felicitous (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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