Synonyms for gladdened

MOST RELEVANT

Antonyms for gladdened

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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GLADDENED

Once more may our eyes be gladdened with the pearly, orient dew!

The vast blue sky, gladdened by the Sunday festivities, rejoiced.

And Cyrus was gladdened and said, "I came myself to see how it was with you."

Recently the balance of our men were gladdened with a full supply of horses.

"The white brothers of the redmen are gladdened by this visit of the great chief," he said.

Lost faces come before me which I might have gladdened oftener.

Heidi was gladdened by these tidings, and asked: "Can we tell Him everything, everything?"

If he is saddened, that is certainly much more than that his elders should be gladdened.

True, they were swayed by his eloquence, and gladdened by his sympathy and his humour.

Soon their eyes were gladdened with the sight of the open sea.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "to be glad;" 1550s, "to make glad;" see glad + -en (1). Earlier in both senses was simply glad (v.), from Old English gladian, Mercian gleadian "be glad, make glad."

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GLADDENED

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