Glad

  • 1 glad — W3S2 [glæd] adj [no comparative] [: Old English; Origin: glAd bright, shining, happy ] 1.) [not before noun] pleased and happy about something glad (that) ▪ I m really glad I don t have to go back there again. ▪ We re so glad you came. glad to do …

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  • 2 Glad — (gl[a^]d), a. [Compar. {Gladder}; superl. {Gladdest}.] [AS. gl[ae]d bright, glad; akin to D. glad smooth, G. glatt, OHG. glat smooth, shining, Icel. gla[eth]r glad, bright, Dan. & Sw. glad glad, Lith. glodas smooth, and prob. to L. glaber, and E …

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  • 3 Glad on 't — Glad Glad (gl[a^]d), a. [Compar. {Gladder}; superl. {Gladdest}.] [AS. gl[ae]d bright, glad; akin to D. glad smooth, G. glatt, OHG. glat smooth, shining, Icel. gla[eth]r glad, bright, Dan. & Sw. glad glad, Lith. glodas smooth, and prob. to L.… …

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  • 4 glad — glad·den; glad·don; glad·dy; glad; glad·ful; glad·i·ate; glad·i·a·tor; glad·i·a·to·ri·al; glad·i·a·tor·ship; glad·i·o·la; glad·i·ole; glad·ite; glad·less; glad·ness; glad·some; glad·stone; glad·sto·ni·an; un·glad; glad·ly; glad·some·ly;… …

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  • 5 glad — [ glæd ] adjective not usually before noun *** happy and pleased about something: We re having a great time. I m so glad. glad (that): I m glad he finally called you. glad to see/hear/be, etc.: Maggie was glad to be home in her own bed. glad for …

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  • 6 glad — glad, happy, cheerful, lighthearted, joyful, joyous are comparable when meaning characterized by or expressing the mood, temper, or state of mind of a person who is pleased or delighted with something or with things in general. Glad may be used… …

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  • 7 Glad — can refer to:*Glad (duke), ruler in the territory of Banat, who was defeated by the Magyars during the 10th century *Glad (band), a Christian pop/rock and a cappella music group formed in 1972 *Glad (company), an American brand of household… …

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  • 8 glad — O.E. glæd bright, shining, joyous, from P.Gmc. *glada (Cf. O.N. glaðr smooth, bright, glad, Dan. glad glad, joyful, O.S. gladmod glad, O.Fris. gled smooth, Du. glad slippery, Ger. glatt smooth ), from PIE …

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  • 9 Glad — Glad, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gladded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gladding}.] [AS. gladian. See {Glad}, a., and cf. {Gladden}, v. t.] To make glad; to cheer; to gladden; to exhilarate. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] That which gladded all the warrior train. Dryden …

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  • 10 glad — glad1 [glad] adj. gladder, gladdest [ME < OE glæd, akin to Ger glatt, smooth (the orig. Gmc sense) < IE * ghlādh , shining, smooth < base * ĝhel , to shine > GLEAM, GOLD] 1. feeling or characterized by pleasure or joy; happy; pleased… …

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  • 11 glad of — 1. Glad to have 2. Glad because of • • • Main Entry: ↑glad …

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  • 12 Glad — Glad, v. i. To be glad; to rejoice. [Obs.] Massinger. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 glad — glȃd ž (rij. m) <G i/ a, I đu/ di/ om> DEFINICIJA 1. osjećaj potrebe za jelom 2. pren. vrlo jak osjećaj potrebe za čim [glad za znanjem] 3. velika nestašica ili nepostojanje hrane, nemogućnost opstanka, oskudica SINTAGMA štrajk glađu… …

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  • 14 Glad Bo — (Hadsund,Дания) Категория отеля: Адрес: 9560 Hadsund, Дания Описание …

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  • 15 glad — ► ADJECTIVE (gladder, gladdest) 1) pleased; delighted. 2) (often glad of) grateful. 3) causing happiness. DERIVATIVES gladly adverb gladness noun …

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  • 16 glad|i|a|to|ri|al — «GLAD ee uh TR ee uhl, TOHR », adjective. 1. of or having to do with gladiators or their combats. 2. Figurative. of or having to do with debates or disputes …

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  • 17 glad|i|o|la — «GLAD ee OH luh, gluh DY uh », noun. = gladiolus. (Cf. ↑gladiolus) ╂[variant of gladiolus (perhaps misunderstood as gladiolas, plural)] …

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  • 18 glad — index ecstatic, inclined, ready (willing) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 glȃd — ž i m rij. 〈G i/ a, I đu/ di/ om〉 1. {{001f}}osjećaj potrebe za jelom 2. {{001f}}pren. vrlo jak osjećaj potrebe za čim [∼ za znanjem] 3. {{001f}}velika nestašica ili nepostojanje hrane, nemogućnost opstanka, oskudica ∆ {{001f}}štrajk glađu… …

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  • 20 glad- — *glad germ., schwach. Verb: nhd. gleiten; ne. glide (Verb); Etymologie: s. ing. *gʰlādʰ , *g̑ʰlədʰ , Adjektiv, glänzend, glatt, Pokorny 431; vergleiche …

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