Definitions for joyousˈdʒɔɪ əs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

joy•ousˈdʒɔɪ əs(adj.)

  1. joyful; happy; jubilant:

    a joyous shout.

Origin of joyous:

1275–1325; < AF; OF joios. See joy


Princeton's WordNet

  1. joyous(adj)

    full of or characterized by joy

    "felt a joyous abandon"; "joyous laughter"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. joyous(adjective)ˈdʒɔɪ əs

    very happy

    a joyous celebration


  1. joyous(Adjective)

    Full of joy; happy.

  2. Origin: joieus, from joie + -eus

Webster Dictionary

  1. Joyous(adj)

    glad; gay; merry; joyful; also, affording or inspiring joy; with of before the word or words expressing the cause of joy

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