Joy
Joy Joy, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Joyed} (joid); p. pr. & vb. n. {Joying}.] [OF. joir, F. jouir. See {Joy}, n.] To rejoice; to be glad; to delight; to exult. [1913 Webster]

I will joy in the God of my salvation. --Hab. iii. 18. [1913 Webster]

In whose sight all things joy. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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