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English adjective: happy

1. happy enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure


SamplesA happy smile.
Spent many happy days on the beach.
A happy marriage.


Similarblessed, blissful, bright, golden, halcyon, laughing, prosperous, riant


See alsocheerful, content, contented, elated, euphoric, felicitous, glad, joyful, joyous


Attributefelicity, happiness, happiness


Antonymsunhappy

2. happy marked by good fortune


SamplesA felicitous life.
A happy outcome.


Synonymsfelicitous


Similarfortunate


Antonymsunfortunate

3. happy eagerly disposed to act or to be of service


SamplesGlad to help.


Synonymsglad


Similarwilling


Antonymsunwilling

4. happy well expressed and to the point


SamplesA happy turn of phrase.
A few well-chosen words.


Synonymswell-chosen


Similarfelicitous


Antonymsinfelicitous









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