hilarity, mirth, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness(noun)
gloat, gloating, glee(noun)
Joy; merriment; mirth; gaiety; particularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast.
Music; minstrelsy; entertainment.
An unaccompanied part song for three or more solo voices, not necessarily merry.
Origin: gle from gleo, akin to glý. A poetic word in , the word was obsolete by 1500, but revived late 18c.
music; minstrelsy; entertainment
joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; paricularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast
an unaccompanied part song for three or more solo voices. It is not necessarily gleesome
Origin: [OE. gle, gleo, AS. glew, gle, akin to Icel. gl: cf. Gr. joke, jest.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
glē, n. joy: mirth and gaiety: (mus.) a song or catch in parts.—adj. Glee′ful, merry.—ns. Glee′maid′en, a female minstrel; Glee′man, a minstrel.—adj. Glee′some, merry. [A.S. gleó, mirth; Ice. glý.]
The numerical value of Glee in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Glee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Men hail the rising sun with glee, They love his setting glow to see, But fail to mark that every day In fragments bears their life away.
And then, the unspeakable purity and freshness of the air! There was just enough heat to enhance the value of the breeze, and just enough wind to keep the whole sea in motion, to make the waves come bounding to the shore, foaming and sparkling, as if wild with glee.
This is just the latest volley in Hollywood's war against faith, rather than simply deny the divine, ‘Angel From Hell’ seeks to denigrate it. They picked 'Glee' veteran Jane Lynch, who hates conservatives, to portray a disgustingly foul and perverted ‘angel.’.
Hark! here the sound of lute so sweet, And there the voice of wailing loud; Here scholars grave in conclave meet, There howls the brawling drunken crowd; Here, charming maidens full of glee, There, tottering, withered dames we see. Such light! Such shade! I cannot tell, If here we live in heaven or hell.
I am troubled by the fervor, occasional glee, and potentially disproportionate fury emanating from an unusual assortment of allies now determined to end Brian’s storied career based on what we know today. This alliance of certaincapital-J journalists,conservative bloggers, and some who simply despise any rich and famous journalist are a formidable force.
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- joia, alegriaCatalan, Valencian
- Rundgesang, Fröhlichkeit, FreudeGerman
- riemu, iloFinnish
- allegria, gioiaItalian
- música, canção, alegriaPortuguese
- пе́сня, му́зыка, весе́лье, развлечение, ра́дость, ликова́ние, песнопе́ниеRussian
- fröjd, munterhet, glädjeSwedish
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