cheerfulness

  • 1 Cheerfulness — Cheer ful*ness, n. Good spirits; a state of moderate joy or gayety; alacrity. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 cheerfulness — index spirit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Cheerfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Cheerfulness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 cheerfulness cheerfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 geniality geniality gayety l allegro cheer good humor spirits Sgm: N 1 high spirits high spirits animal spirits …

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  • 4 cheerfulness — noun 1. the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom (Freq. 1) flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room • Syn: ↑cheer, ↑sunniness, ↑sunshine • Ant: ↑uncheerfulness …

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  • 5 cheerfulness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Good humor Nouns 1. cheerfulness, geniality, gaiety, sunniness, good nature; cheer, good humor, high spirits, animal spirits; glee, light heart; optimism (See hope).Slang, joygerm fever. See pleasure. 2 …

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  • 6 cheerfulness — cheerful ► ADJECTIVE 1) noticeably happy and optimistic. 2) bright and pleasant: a cheerful room. DERIVATIVES cheerfully adverb cheerfulness noun …

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  • 7 cheerfulness — noun see cheerful …

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  • 8 cheerfulness — See cheerfully. * * * …

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  • 9 cheerfulness — noun The state of being cheerful; joy …

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  • 10 cheerfulness — Synonyms and related words: Leibnizian optimism, Pollyannaism, auspiciousness, beatification, beatitude, beneficence, benevolence, benignancy, benignity, bewitchment, blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, bright outlook, bright side, brightness,… …

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  • 11 cheerfulness — cheer·ful·ness || tʃɪrfÊŠlnɪs / tʃɪəf n. happiness, gladness, joy …

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  • 12 cheerfulness — n. 1. Cheer, good spirits, gladness, gladsomeness, happiness, contentedness, joyfulness, joy, animation, liveliness, lightsomeness, light heartedness, blithesomeness, mirth, mirthfulness, sunshine, gleefulness, buoyancy, buoyancy of spirits, flow …

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  • 13 cheerfulness — n cheer, good spirits, blitheness, gaiety, joyfulness, joyousness. See cheer (defs.3, 4) …

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  • 14 cheerfulness — cheer·ful·ness …

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  • 15 cheerfulness — See: cheerful …

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  • 16 Anaxagoras and the atomists — C.C.W.Taylor ANAXAGORAS In the course of the fifth century BC the political and cultural pre eminence of Athens attracted to the city a considerable number of intellectuals of various kinds from all over the Greek world. This phenomenon, the so… …

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  • 17 blitheness — noun a feeling of spontaneous good spirits his cheerfulness made everyone feel better • Syn: ↑cheerfulness • Ant: ↑cheerlessness (for: ↑cheerfulness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 18 sunniness — noun 1. lightness created by sunlight • Hypernyms: ↑light, ↑lightness • Hyponyms: ↑cloudlessness 2. the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room • Syn: ↑ …

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  • 19 Martin Chuzzlewit —   …

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  • 20 Tohru Honda — Infobox animanga character name = Tohru Honda series = Fruits Basket caption = Tohru Honda holding Kyo Sohma in cat form first = last = creator = Natsuki Takaya voiced by = Yui Horie (Japanese) Laura Bailey (English) nickname = Miss Tohru, Miss… …

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