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synonyms for joyous

  • cheerful
  • ecstatic
  • exuberant
  • festive
  • heartwarming
  • joyful
  • jubilant
  • merry
  • upbeat
  • wonderful
  • blessed
  • blithe
  • delighted
  • glad
  • gleeful
  • jocular
  • jolly
  • mirthful
  • pleased
  • spirited
  • vigorous
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antonyms for joyous

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  • depressed
  • gloomy
  • grave
  • sad
  • serious
  • sorrowful
  • unhappy
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How to use joyous in a sentence

Maybe that’s too joyous of a word, but that’s our silver cloud, silver lining to this moment.
KIMORA LEE SIMMONS ON THE RISE OF THE ‘BLASIANS’JOSHUA EFERIGHEDECEMBER 3, 2020OZY
Immediately, Americans in cities across the country took to the streets, joyous in celebration.
MEET THE THREE PEOPLE WHO WILL DEFINE ECONOMIC POLICY FOR THE NEXT FOUR YEARSNICOLE GOODKINDNOVEMBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
Reunions between human and canine have been joyous — and the business has changed in ways that have forced both participants to adjust.
DOG WALKERS ARE RETURNING TO WORK, AND IT’S BEEN A JOYOUS — BUT CAUTIOUS — REUNIONASHLEY FETTERSNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
So far, the reactions seem to be extremely positive—some would even say joyous.
THIS WEEK’S AWESOME TECH STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB (THROUGH AUGUST 8)SINGULARITY HUB STAFFAUGUST 8, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The atmosphere was loud and joyous as the activists led a march around district headquarters for more than an hour.
THE LEARNING CURVE: DEFUND POLICE MOVEMENT COMES TO SAN DIEGO SCHOOLSWILL HUNTSBERRYJULY 2, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
A similar frisson energizes the sublimely joyous “Long Tall Sally.”
THE 1950S QUEER BLACK PERFORMERS WHO INSPIRED LITTLE RICHARDLGBTQ-EDITORMAY 24, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
The music changed and it became more transcendent and ecstatic and joyous.
REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL (EP. 417)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMAY 7, 2020FREAKONOMICS
His ear, his brain, his muscles take on a new joyous activity, and the tide of life rises higher.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Full of clamour, a populous city, a joyous city: thy slain are not slain by the sword, nor dead in battle.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
A general settlement took place monthly, after which a new period began—by the borrowers with joyous unconcern.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
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WORDS RELATED TO JOYOUS

  • blissful
  • content
  • contented
  • endowed
  • favored
  • fortunate
  • glad
  • granted
  • joyful
  • joyous
  • lucky
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serotinaladjective | [si-rot-n-l, ser-uh-tahyn-l ]SEE DEFINITION