What does cheerful mean?

Definitions for cheerful
ˈtʃɪər fəlcheer·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cheerfuladjective

    being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits

    "her cheerful nature"; "a cheerful greeting"; "a cheerful room"; "as cheerful as anyone confined to a hospital bed could be"

  2. cheerful, pollyannaish, upbeatadjective

    pleasantly (even unrealistically) optimistic

Wiktionary

  1. cheerfuladjective

    Noticeably happy and optimistic.

  2. cheerfuladjective

    Bright and pleasant

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cheerfuladjective

    having or showing good spirits or joy; cheering; cheery; contented; happy; joyful; lively; animated; willing

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cheerful' in Adjectives Frequency: #945

How to pronounce cheerful?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cheerful in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cheerful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of cheerful in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Happiness/cheerfulness/lovefulness gives rise to youthful/gorgeous look/appearance. But, the reverse is the case with unhappiness/uncheerfulness/hatefulness i.e. you should be happy/cheerful/loveful always. For, it really pays.

  2. Henry van Dyke:

    There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Cheerful poor is rich with a smile, sulky rich is poor with a bullion of gold.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Be careful but never forget to be cheerful.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    It is winter time, my friend; buy couple of breads; find a place calm and quiet and feed the birds; and for this action of yours, ask no more reward than their cheerful singings!

Images & Illustrations of cheerful

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