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happy

adjective animated, at peace, blissful, bright, bubbling over, buoyant, carefree, cheerful, cheery, chipper, contented, convivial, delighted, delirious, elated, enchanted, enraptured, euphoric, exhilarated, exuberant, exultant, favorable, felicitous, festive, flourishing, full of cheer, fun-loving, genial, glad, good-humored, jocund, joking, jovial, joyful, jubilant, laughing, merry, of good cheer, on top of the world, overjoyed, peaceful, pleased as punch, positive, prosperous, radiant, rapturous, rejoicing, smiling, sparkling, spirited, thrilled, thriving, untroubled, upbeat, vivacious, zestful
Associated concepts: happy outcome to litigation
See also: ecstatic, felicitous, inclined, propitious, prosperous, proud, ready, willing
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Ignorant people may take me for that other happier man, who is an object of interest to you--"
My husband's voice roused me, and turned my mind to happier thoughts.
Your mother, poor soul, would be happier if she was richer, Barnaby.
I'd go there, if the journey were a whole year long, because I know she would be happier when I came home and brought some with me.
THE HARLING CHILDREN and I were never happier, never felt more contented and secure, than in the weeks of spring which broke that long winter.
Summary: New Delhi[India], January 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended greetings to the nation and wished for happier society on the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchami.
It's often thought that people with loads of friends have more enjoyable lives, but a new study contributes some evidence that popular people really are happier, though the study didn't define "happy.
There are hormones that are secreted in the body when you are happier that will hasten your recovery,' Simbul said.
Well, the jury's still out on that one, but new research reveals selfieholics might actually be happier than the rest of us.
Well, the jury's still out on that one, but new research reveals selfie-holics might actually be happier than the rest of us.
3 billion, but I have met people worth PS93 who were far happier.
In the Maghreb, Algeria (38th), Libya (67th) and Morocco (90th) are happier than Tunisia, well ahead in the rankings.