Joyous (adjective)

  1. Feeling or expressing great pleasure and happiness.
  2. Full of or characterized by joy; glad.


Middle english joious, from old french joios, from latin gaudiosus, from gaudium joy.


  1. It was a joyous occasion.
  2. The crowd was joyous at the news of the victory.
  3. She had a joyous laugh.
  4. The children were joyous on Christmas morning.
  5. The music was joyous and upbeat.
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