English adjective: glad
|1.||glad showing or causing joy and pleasure; especially made happy|
|Samples||Glad you are here.|
Glad that they succeeded.
Gave a glad shout.
A glad smile.
Heard the glad news.
A glad occasion.
|2.||glad eagerly disposed to act or to be of service|
|Samples||Glad to help.|
|3.||glad feeling happy appreciation|
|Samples||Glad of the fire's warmth.|
|Antonyms||thankless, ungrateful, unthankful|
|4.||glad cheerful and bright|
|Samples||A beaming smile.|
A glad May morning.
|Antonyms||cheerless, depressing, uncheerful|
English noun: glad
|1.||glad (plant) any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers; widely cultivated|
|Synonyms||gladiola, gladiolus, sword lily|
|Broader (hypernym)||iridaceous plant|
|Member meronym||genus Gladiolus|