hilarity, mirth, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness(noun)
The emotion usually following humour and accompanied by laughter; merriment; jollity; gaiety.
That which causes merriment.
Origin: myrgþ, approximately equivalent to .
merriment; gayety accompanied with laughter; jollity
that which causes merriment
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mėrth, n. merriness: pleasure: delight: noisy gaiety: jollity: laughter.—adj. Mirth′ful, full of mirth: causing mirth: merry: jovial.—adv. Mirth′fully.—n. Mirth′fulness.—adj. Mirth′less, joyless: cheerless.—n. Mirth′lessness, absence of mirth. [A.S. myrgð—merg, merry.]
The numerical value of mirth in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of mirth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I love such mirth as does not make friends ashamed to look upon one another next morning.
Most of the appearance of mirth in the world is not mirth, it is art. The wounded spirit is not seen, but walks under a disguise.
Laugh and the world laughs with you Weep, and you weep alone For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own.
Laugh, and the world laughs with you;
Weep, and you weep alone.
For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth,
But has trouble enough of its own.
Free from gross passion or of mirth or anger constant in spirit, not swerving with the blood, garnish'd and deck'd in modest compliment, not working with the eye without the ear, and but in purged judgement trusting neither Such and so finely bolted didst thou seem.
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