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That cheerful presence also heightens the actual and perceived safety of the streets and residents’ sense of community.

From Fortune

In the digital age, the artist is unfailingly genial, cheerful, relatable.

On the other hand, Paige's life, seen only as an indefatigable, wise and funny personal odyssey, is a cheerful tale.

“I was just at the window, being happy and cheerful, and just trying to be as positive as I can be during the pandemic,” said Eddie Aldrete, a 22-year-old Starbucks employee.

“It beats driving alone,” a cartoon skunk declares in a cheerful 1974 public service announcement encouraging Americans to carpool.

From Quartz

They also love Christmas, and are determined to make it cheerful and to give gifts.

A cheerful convict was found dead by his devoted caretaker one morning.

“Highly inquisitive, highly playful, always cheerful,” he recalls.

Eri Hayward is cheerful, even as she drops verbal bombs that demolish mainstream conceptions about being transgender.

And as with all cheerful, well-intentioned memes, the Challenge has provoked some good old-fashioned political trolling.

This gave the house a very cheerful appearance, as if it were constantly on a broad grin.

Your hangings must be of chintz, of pretty chintz, and you will put a cheerful carpet on the floor.

But from the rather dismal salon they passed into a more cheerful room.

The cheerful sound of music came from the deck of a big saloon steamer, bearing its crowd of noisy tourists.

The cheerful hours of easy labor vary but do not destroy the pursuit of pleasure and of recreation.

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On this page you'll find 161 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cheerful, such as: animated, bright, buoyant, cheery, chipper, and chirpy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.