Definitions for Gleegli

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Glee

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

  4. Origin: [OE. gle, gleo, AS. glew, gle, akin to Icel. gl: cf. Gr. joke, jest.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ramayana:

    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.

  2. Anne Bronte, Agnes Grey:

    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.

  3. Dan Gainor:

    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.’.

  4. Bhartrihari:

    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.

  5. Dan Abrams:

    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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