Definitions for merrimentˈmɛr ɪ mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mer•ri•mentˈmɛr ɪ mənt(n.)

  1. cheerful or joyful gaiety; mirth; hilarity; laughter.

  2. Obs. a cause of mirth; a jest, entertainment, etc.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gaiety, merriment(noun)

    a gay feeling

  2. fun, merriment, playfulness(noun)

    activities that are enjoyable or amusing

    "I do it for the fun of it"; "he is fun to have around"


  1. merriment(Noun)

    a state of enjoyable exuberance

  2. merriment(Noun)

    playful fun

Webster Dictionary

  1. Merriment(noun)

    gayety, with laughter; mirth; frolic

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


fun and laughter

There was a great deal of merriment at the party.

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