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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Full of high-spirited delight.

Usage examples (33)
  • I rubbed my bruised brow and gazed with reproachful inquiry at Paul, who was laughing in gleeful, boyish fashion.
  • She raised her shoulders to her ears and her expression became gleeful.
  • But they’re rubbing their hands in gleeful anticipation of 30+ million more customers to rob, this time by the force of law.
  • The crowd erupted in gleeful cheers. for more
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