What does gladness mean?

Definitions for gladness
glad·ness

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. Saadi:

    The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together.

  2. Washington Irving:

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

  3. Euripides, Electra, 413 B.C.:

    I care for riches, to make giftsTo friends, or lead a sick man back to healthWith ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealthFor daily gladness; once a man be doneWith hunger, rich and poor are all as one.

  4. Samuel Johnson:

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

  5. Blessing Irish:

    May there always be work for your hands to do, May your purse always hold a coin or two. May the sun always shine warm on your windowpane, May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be near you, And may God fill your heart with gladness to cheer you.

Images & Illustrations of gladness

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