merry

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Related to merriest: merry, inconvenient, unaccounted, making merry
See: jocular
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But so many weddings have been ushered in with the merriest peal of the bells, and yet turned out unhappily, that I shall hope for better fortune under such different auspices.
Marilla, walking home one late April evening from an Aid meeting, realized that the winter was over and gone with the thrill of delight that spring never fails to bring to the oldest and saddest as well as to the youngest and merriest.
He could not help, therefore, compassionating the situation of poor Nancy, whose love for Mr Nightingale seemed to him so apparent, that he was astonished at the blindness of her mother, who had more than once, the preceding evening, remarked to him the great change in the temper of her daughter, "who from being," she said, "one of the liveliest, merriest girls in the world, was, on a sudden, become all gloom and melancholy.
The maddest, merriest of all the glad New Year,"' assented Mr Nichols.
To be sure Dolly marvelled greatly to see her in so much distress, for to her thinking a love affair ought to be one of the best jokes, and the slyest, merriest kind of thing in life.
She was the brightest, friendliest, merriest thing when she was a child, Anne.
I wish every reader the merriest of Christmas and abundance in the dawning year
Whatever your holiday theme is this year, make your Christmas session the merriest filled with love and peace.
MARIAH CAREY'S MERRIEST CHRISTMAS NETFLIX The pop diva hosts a musical special.
DOWN: 1 Forgive 2 Fastener 3 Eggs 4 Casualty 5 Eden 6 Ashes 8 Standoffish 13 Operator 14 Merriest 15 Insects 18 Scarf 20 Mock 21 Quay
Dubai: If you are big, portly, bulging at the waistline, have a long flowing beard and love to punctuate your talk with a 'Ho Ho Ho', you might just be the right candidate for the world's merriest job.
The merriest are those who integrate it in their personal, professional and community life.