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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVERJOY

Then I told him of my adventures, which did not seem altogether to overjoy him.

I was overjoy'd to be of this Party, because I had never yet travell'd this Way.

We were overjoy'd at this Deliverance, which we had Reason to think a happy one.

Bill had to work off his overjoy at this by an exuberant flourish.

I have had the Honour to be known to that Prelate a long time, and was overjoy'd at the opportunity of paying my respects to him.

His overjoy at obtaining liberty, after so long a struggle for it, led to his excesses and his ruin.

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