Definition of 'cheerful'
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Five minutes in his company and you can't help but feel cheerful. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Try and be a little more cheerful. Wives and Daughters (1864)Earlier in the day the mood was cheerful. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is hard to feel cheerful about that. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It seemed a bright and cheerful cloth and one well suited to your color. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEPerhaps the proximity of so much wine had helped to make his disposition cheerful. BomberThe mother drew some inference that made her voice rather cheerful. Daniel Deronda (1876)But the rest of the nation will feel just a little more cheerful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Cities can make you feel cheerful or miserable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He was always happy and cheerful. Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)He is in a cheerful mood. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Do residents seem happy and cheerful? Times, Sunday Times (2007)It left me feeling absurdly cheerful. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Today, city centre regeneration is turning it into something bright and cheerful. Exploring Britain's Canals (1994)Her brother remembered her as always "of a cheerful and jolly disposition '. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)He seems a cheerful little chap but somehow he doesn't do it for me. The Sun (2008)He's in a cheerful mood as we sit in his kitchen looking out to the sea. The Sun (2012)She seemed cheerful, bright and extremely beautiful. The Sun (2009)I had often seen the same look on his face in the morning as he awakened as he was of the most cheerful disposition. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But now, he is calm, pleasant and cheerful company. The Sun (2009)Keep a cheerful British smile on your face '. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Between such tests, or when given compatible foods, she was pleasant and cheerful. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)She can still hear his cheerful voice, the one that could always pick her up in disappointment and always kept her steady in times of triumph. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The original BMW Mini had a cheerful smile but some recent variants are looking decidedly depressed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When I ask if it has been going for three months, her cheerful voice fades to caution. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All with the cheerful smile of women who know they don't have to trudge off to work on Monday morning to pay the bills. The Sun (2006)
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Translations for 'cheerful'
British English: cheerful /ˈtʃɪəfʊl/ ADJECTIVE
A cheerful person is happy.
They are both very cheerful in spite of their colds.
- American English: cheerful
- Arabic: مَرِح
- Brazilian Portuguese: animado
- Chinese: 愉快的
- Croatian: veseo
- Czech: veselý
- Danish: munter
- Dutch: vrolijk
- European Spanish: jovial
- Finnish: iloinen
- French: joyeux
- German: fröhlich
- Greek: ευδιάθετος
- Italian: allegro
- Japanese: 陽気な
- Korean: 쾌활한
- Norwegian: munter
- Polish: pogodny
- European Portuguese: animado
- Romanian: vesel
- Russian: радостный
- Spanish: jovial
- Swedish: glad
- Thai: ที่ทำให้รู้สึกสดชื่น
- Turkish: neşeli
- Ukrainian: радісний
- Vietnamese: vui mừng
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