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Webster 1913 Edition


Joyful

Joy′ful

,
Adj.
Full of joy; having or causing joy; very glad;
as, a
joyful
heart
.
Joyful tidings.”
Shak.
My soul shall be
joyful
in my God.
Is. lxi. 10.
Joy′ful-ly
,
adv.
Joy′ful-ness
,
Noun.

Webster 1828 Edition


Joyful

JOY'FUL

,
Adj.
Full of joy; very glad; exulting.
My soul shall be joyful in my God. Is.61.
Rarely, it has of before the cause of joy.
Sad for their loss, but joyful of our life.

Definition 2022


joyful

joyful

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joyful (comparative joyfuller or more joyful, superlative joyfullest or most joyful)

  1. Feeling or causing joy.

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