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  • 1 glad´den|er — glad|den «GLAD uhn», transitive verb. to make glad: »He was gladdened by the good news. SYNONYM(S): enliven, delight. See syn. under cheer. (Cf. ↑cheer) –v.i. Archaic. to become glad. –glad´den|er, noun …

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  • 2 glad|den — «GLAD uhn», transitive verb. to make glad: »He was gladdened by the good news. SYNONYM(S): enliven, delight. See syn. under cheer. (Cf. ↑cheer) –v.i. Archaic. to become glad. –glad´den|er, noun …

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  • 3 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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  • 4 glad´ness — glad1 «glad», adjective, glad|der, glad|dest, verb, glad|ded, glad|ding. –adj. 1. feeling joy, pleasure, or …

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  • 5 glad´ly — glad1 «glad», adjective, glad|der, glad|dest, verb, glad|ded, glad|ding. –adj. 1. feeling joy, pleasure, or …

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  • 6 glad — I. /glæd / (say glad) adjective (gladder, gladdest) 1. (sometimes followed by of, at, etc., or an infinitive or clause) delighted or pleased: to be glad at the news; glad to go; glad that one has come. 2. characterised by or showing cheerfulness …

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  • 7 glad — glad1 gladly, adv. gladness, n. /glad/, adj., gladder, gladdest, v., gladded, gladding. adj. 1. feeling joy or pleasure; delighted; pleased: glad about the good news; glad that you are here. 2. accompanied by or causing joy or pleasure: a glad… …

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  • 8 glad — I [[t]glæd[/t]] adj. glad•der, glad•dest, 1) feeling joy or pleasure; pleased: glad about the good news[/ex] 2) accompanied by or causing joy or pleasure: glad tidings[/ex] 3) characterized by or showing cheerfulness, joy, or pleasure, as looks… …

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  • 9 glad — 1. adj. & v. adj. (gladder, gladdest) 1 (predic.; usu. foll. by of, about, or to + infin.) pleased; willing (shall be glad to come; would be glad of a chance to talk about it). 2 a marked by, filled with, or expressing, joy (a glad expression). b …

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  • 10 glad — adj. RG. 371; ‘gladden.’ 1066 B. v. n. == be glad. RG. 265 v. a. == make glad. 1204 B.; part. ‘igladed.’ Pilate, 130 …

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  • 11 glad — 1. adjective /ɡlæd/ pleased, happy, satisfied Ant: sorrowful, sad, downcast, peevish, cranky, heavy, depressed …

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  • 12 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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  • 13 Glad Day Bookshop — is an independent bookstore in Toronto, Ontario, specializing in LGBT literature. Opened in 1970 by Jearld Moldenhauer, it was the city s first bookstore targeted to the gay community. The store is located at 598A Yonge Street near the city s… …

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  • 14 Make Believe (Jessica Molaskey album) — Make Believe Studio album by Jessica Molaskey Released October 5, 2004 Genre …

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  • 15 make oneself at home — {v. phr.} To feel comfortable; act as if you were in your own home. * /If you get to my house before I do, help yourself to a drink and make yourself at home./ * /John was an outdoor man and could make himself at home in the woods at night./… …

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  • 16 make oneself at home — {v. phr.} To feel comfortable; act as if you were in your own home. * /If you get to my house before I do, help yourself to a drink and make yourself at home./ * /John was an outdoor man and could make himself at home in the woods at night./… …

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  • 17 Glad Tidings (song) — Infobox Song Name = Glad Tidings Caption = Type = Artist = Van Morrison alt Artist = Album = Moondance Published = Released = February 1970 track no = 10 Recorded = Genre = R B/Country rock Length = 3:42 Writer = Van Morrison Composer = Van… …

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  • 18 make it — verb 1. continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.) (Freq. 7) He survived the cancer against all odds • Syn: ↑survive, ↑pull through, ↑pull round, ↑come through • Ant: ↑ …

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  • 19 glad — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ make sb ▪ The smell of the sea air makes you glad to be alive! ADVERB …

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  • 20 glad — adjective (gladder, gladdest) 1》 pleased; feeling pleasure.     ↘causing happiness: glad tidings. 2》 (often glad of) grateful. verb (glads, gladding, gladded) literary make happy; please. Phrases give someone the glad eye …

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