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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Cause to feel extremely joyful or happy.

Usage examples (20)
  • Verb (used with object) : It overjoys me to hear of your good fortune. I was overjoyed at her safe arrival
  • "It am de boys and Tom and Bill come back to overjoy us," said
  • Bill had to work off his overjoy at this by an exuberant flourish.
  • "Obviously you have the overjoy," he said of the contrasting emotions, "and now, disappointment." for more
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