Definitions for gladdenˈglæd n

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

glad•denˈglæd n(v.t.)

  1. to make glad.

  2. (v.i.)Obs. to be glad.

Origin of gladden:

1250–1300

glad′den•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gladden, joy(verb)

    make glad or happy

  2. gladden(verb)

    become glad or happy

Wiktionary

  1. gladden(Verb)

    To cause (something) to become more glad.

  2. gladden(Verb)

    To become more glad in one's disposition.

  3. Origin: From glad + -en.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gladden(verb)

    to make glad; to cheer; to please; to gratify; to rejoice; to exhilarate

  2. Gladden(verb)

    to be or become glad; to rejoice

Freebase

  1. Gladden

    Gladden is an unincorporated community in Dent County, Missouri, United States. It is located about ten miles south of Salem on Route 19. It formerly had a post office, but this has now closed and mail is now served by the post office in Salem.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

gladden(verb)

to make glad

The news gladdened her.

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