Definitions for Gleegli

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gleegli(n.)

  1. exultant joy.

  2. an unaccompanied part song for three or more voices.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of glee:

bef. 900; ME; OE glēo; c. ON glȳ; akin to glow

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hilarity, mirth, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness(noun)

    great merriment

  2. gloat, gloating, glee(noun)

    malicious satisfaction

Wiktionary

  1. glee(Noun)

    Joy; merriment; mirth; gaiety; particularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast.

  2. glee(Noun)

    Music; minstrelsy; entertainment.

  3. glee(Noun)

    An unaccompanied part song for three or more solo voices, not necessarily merry.

  4. Origin: gle from gleo, akin to glý. A poetic word in , the word was obsolete by 1500, but revived late 18c.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glee(noun)

    music; minstrelsy; entertainment

  2. Glee(noun)

    joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; paricularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast

  3. Glee(noun)

    an unaccompanied part song for three or more solo voices. It is not necessarily gleesome


Translations for Glee

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

glee(noun)

great delight

The children shouted with glee when they saw their presents.

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