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
flow of spirits
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ glee
glee
high glee
light heart
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sunshine of the mind
sunshine of the mind
sunshine of the breast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gaiete de coeur
gaiete de coeur
bon naturel
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ liveliness
liveliness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ life
life
alacrity
vivacity
animation
allegresse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jocundity
jocundity
joviality
jollity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ levity
levity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jocularity
jocularity
&c.(wit) 842
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mirth
mirth
merriment
hilarity
exhilaration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ laughter
laughter
&c. 838
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ merrymaking
merrymaking
&c.(amusement) 840
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ heyday
heyday
rejoicing
&c. 838
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ marriage bell
marriage bell
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nepenthe
nepenthe
Euphrosyne
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ optimism
optimism
&c.(hopefulness) 858
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ self complacency
self complacency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ hedonics
hedonics
hedonism
PARAG:Cheerfulness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be cheerful
be cheerful
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have the mind at ease
have the mind at ease
smile
put a good face upon
keep up one's spirits
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ view the bright side of the picture
view the bright side of the picture
view things en couleur de rose
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ridentem dicere virum
ridentem dicere virum
cheer up
brighten up
light up
bear up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ chirp
chirp
take heart
cast away care
drive dull care away
perk up
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ keep a stiff upper lip
keep a stiff upper lip
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ rejoice
rejoice
&c. 838
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ carol
carol
chirrup
lilt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ frisk
frisk
rollick
give a loose to mirth
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cheer
cheer
enliven
elate
exhilarate
gladden
inspirit
animate
raise the spirits
inspire
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ perk up
perk up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ put in good humor
put in good humor
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cheer the heart
cheer the heart
rejoice the heart
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ delight
delight
&c.(give pleasure) 829
PARAG:Cheerfulness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cheerful
cheerful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ happy
happy
&c. 827
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cheery
cheery
cheerly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ of good cheer
of good cheer
smiling
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blithe
blithe
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in spirits
in spirits
in good spirits
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ breezy
breezy
bully
chipper
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in high spirits
in high spirits
in high feather
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ happy as the day is long
happy as the day is long
happy as a king
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gay as a lark
gay as a lark
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ allegro
allegro
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ debonair
debonair
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ light
light
lightsome
light hearted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ buoyant
buoyant
debonnaire
bright
free and easy
airy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ janty
janty
jaunty
canty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ hedonic
hedonic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ riant
riant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sprightly
sprightly
sprightful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spry
spry
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spirited
spirited
spiritful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lively
lively
animated
vivacious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ brisk as a bee
brisk as a bee
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sparkling
sparkling
sportive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ full of play
full of play
full of spirit
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ all alive
all alive
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ sunny
sunny
palmy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ hopeful
hopeful
&c. 858
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ merry as a cricket
merry as a cricket
merry as a grig
merry as a marriage bell
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ joyful
joyful
joyous
jocund
jovial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ jolly as a thrush
jolly as a thrush
jolly as a sandboy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ blithesome
blithesome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ gleeful
gleeful
gleesome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ hilarious
hilarious
rattling
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ winsome
winsome
bonny
hearty
buxom
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ playful
playful
playsome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ folatre
folatre
playful as a kitten
tricksy
frisky
frolicsome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ gamesome
gamesome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ jocose
jocose
jocular
waggish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ mirth loving
mirth loving
laughter-loving
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ mirthful
mirthful
rollicking
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ elate
elate
elated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ exulting
exulting
jubilant
flushed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ rejoicing
rejoicing
&c. 838
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ cock-a-hoop
cock-a-hoop
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ cheering
cheering
inspiriting
exhilarating
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ cardiac
cardiac
cardiacal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ pleasing
pleasing
&c. 829
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ palmy
palmy
PARAG:Cheerfulness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ cheerfully
cheerfully
&c.->Adj.
PARAG:Cheerfulness->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ never say die
never say die
=>!
come
=>!
cheer up
=>!
hurrah
=>!
&c. 838
=>hence loathed melancholy!
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ hence loathed melancholy
hence loathed melancholy
begone dull care
=>!
away with melancholy
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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

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

  • 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 …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 …   English dictionary for students

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

  • cheerfulness — noun see cheerful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cheerfulness — See cheerfully. * * * …   Universalium

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

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

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

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