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Definitions for merriment
ˈmɛr ɪ məntmer·ri·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gaiety, merrimentnoun

    a gay feeling

  2. fun, merriment, playfulnessnoun

    activities that are enjoyable or amusing

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

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  1. merrimentnoun

    a state of enjoyable exuberance

  2. merrimentnoun

    playful fun

Webster Dictionary

  1. Merrimentnoun

    gayety, with laughter; mirth; frolic

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of merriment in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of merriment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of merriment in a Sentence

  1. Ben Erweny:

    Kayo Cuk is about extending an olive branch, and if Ongwen comes to Barlonyo and seeks forgiveness and people see that he is sincere then he can definitely be forgiven, he would maybe bring a bull which would be slaughtered for the people to eat. It would an occasion for merriment.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Alas, poor Yorick I knew him, Horatio, a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. He hath borne me on his back a thousand times, and now, how abhorred in my imagination it is! My gorge rises at it. Here hung those lips that I have kissed I know not how oft. Where be your gibes now? Your gambols? Your songs? Your flashes of merriment that were wont to set the table on a roar? Not one now to mock your own grinning? Quite chap-fallen? Now get you to my lady's chamber, and tell her, let her paint an inch thick, to this favor she must come.

  3. William Powell:

    Cultivate solitude and quiet and a few sincere friends, rather than mob merriment, noise and thousands of nodding acquaintances.

  4. Sinclair Lewis:

    Damn the great executives, the men of measured merriment, damn the men with careful smiles, damn the men that run the shops, oh, damn their measured merriment.

  5. Anna Acheng:

    He would maybe bring a bull which would be slaughtered for the people to eat. It would an occasion for merriment. since he surrendered, we can now forgive him for the atrocities he committed against our people because we are confident that he will never go back to the bush.

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