Definition of 'gleeful'
Example sentences containing 'gleeful'
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What you remember are the gleeful celebrations of human cruelty. The Sun (2014)Leicester were glum and Bath were almost gleeful. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He seems almost gleeful, despite the impact. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The build-up was almost gleeful. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I could tell from his gleeful, ironic smile that we had stumbled into a realm where international politics was at play. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Occasionally. gleeful is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'gleeful'
British English: gleeful ADJECTIVE
Someone who is gleeful is happy and excited, often because of someone else's bad luck.
He took an almost gleeful delight in showing how wrong they can be.
Definition of gleeful from the Collins English Dictionary
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