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Princeton's WordNet

  1. joie de vivre(noun)

    a keen enjoyment of living


  1. joie de vivre(Noun)

    Enjoyment of living; happiness, ebullience, zest for life.

  2. Origin: From joie de vivre literally "joy of living".


  1. Joie de vivre

    Joie de vivre is a French phrase often used in English to express a cheerful enjoyment of life; an exultation of spirit. Joie de vivre


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of joie de vivre in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of joie de vivre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Laurie Pearlman:

    I was dispirited, disconnected, I had lost my joie de vivre.

  2. Charles Boustany:

    Lafayette, my hometown, is known for its joie de vivre, we work together. We play hard together. It’s a great community. Close-knit. And it has been recognized as the happiest city in America.

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