Joyfulness
Joyful Joy"ful, a. Full of joy; having or causing joy; very glad; as, a joyful heart. ``Joyful tidings.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

My soul shall be joyful in my God. --Is. lxi. 10. [1913 Webster]

Sad for their loss, but joyful of our life. --Pope. -- {Joy"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Joy"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • joyfulness — n. the emotion of great happiness. Syn: joy, joyousness. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • joyfulness — joyful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ feeling or causing joy. DERIVATIVES joyfully adverb joyfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • joyfulness — noun see joyful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • joyfulness — See joyfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • joyfulness — noun the state of being joyful …   Wiktionary

  • joyfulness — Synonyms and related words: amusement, beatification, beatitude, bewitchment, blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, cheer, cheerfulness, cloud nine, delectation, delight, ecstasy, ecstatics, elation, enchantment, exaltation, exhilaration, exuberance …   Moby Thesaurus

  • joyfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A condition of supreme well being and good spirits: beatitude, blessedness, bliss, cheer, cheerfulness, felicity, gladness, happiness, joy. See HAPPY …   English dictionary for students

  • joyfulness — joy·ful·ness || dʒɔɪfÊŠlnɪs n. happiness, cheerfulness, gladness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • joyfulness — joy·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • joyfulness — See: joyful …   English dictionary

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