jolly

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There's nothing worse than jolliness when you've just lost two grand.
Indeed for anyone who is sad and lonely, a time of enforced jolliness only serves to make that sense of despondency and isolation worse.
Despite the obvious ongoing jolliness that defines me to a T.
Forget Walt Disney's Americanized dwarfs and heroine with all of their Crayola-colored jolliness, where the worst thing that happens is Snow White biting into the poisoned apple.
And even his jolliness was kind of ironic and grumpy and begrudging, as though he were play-acting, making fun of happiness.
His collection of 10 dresses, much lauded at launch for its jolliness of colour and blousy styling, was in fact conceived with something else in mind.
If you're going to dress up as Father Christmas, people have a right to expect jolliness rather than violence from you.
Other qualities the old man in red has are his jolliness, his generosity and his ability to "team up" with fathers when they give him the job of wowing his kids with tons of presents.