Definition of 'happy'
Example sentences containing 'happy'
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Would you expect other people to feel happy about your unhappiness?Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2007)
We are still happy and very satisfied with him.The Sun (2012) The Sun (2012)
We are happy to say she has not.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2013)
It is a happy place at the minute.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2011) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2011)
He made me feel happy and alive.The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Council workers deliver vital services and they are all the better when those staff are happy in their work.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But they were always happiest together.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
And this is no happy coincidence.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Happy birthday and many more.The Sun (2007) Emma (1815) The Sun (2009)
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