What does gladness mean?

Definitions for gladness
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word gladness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gladness, gladfulness, gladsomeness(noun)

    experiencing joy and pleasure

Wiktionary

  1. gladness(Noun)

    The state of being glad; joy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gladness(noun)

    state or quality of being glad; pleasure; joyful satisfaction; cheerfulness

    Etymology: [AS. gldnes.]

How to pronounce gladness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say gladness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of gladness in a Sentence

  1. Mickey Rooney:

    Look, I come from vaudeville, I come from burlesque, I come from heartaches, I come from sadness, I come from gladness, I come from work and sweat and respect for the craft.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    Our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks.

  3. Euripides:

    I care for riches, to make gifts To friends, or lead a sick man back to health With ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealth For daily gladness once a man be done With hunger, rich and poor are all as one.

  4. Samuel Johnson:

    Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks.

  5. Washington Irving:

    A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

Images & Illustrations of gladness

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