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Merry

Mer´ry   Pronunciation: mĕr´rŷ
a.1.Laughingly gay; overflowing with good humor and good spirits; jovial; inclined to laughter or play; sportive.
They drank, and were merry with him.
- Gen. xliii. 34.
I am never merry when I hear sweet music.
- Shak.
2.Cheerful; joyous; not sad; happy.
Is any merry? let him sing psalms.
- Jas. v. 13.
3.Causing laughter, mirth, gladness, or delight; as, a merry jest.
Merry dancers
See under Dancer.
Merry men
followers; retainers.
n.1.(Bot.) A kind of wild red cherry.
Adj.1.merry - full of or showing high-spirited merriment; "when hearts were young and gay"; "a poet could not but be gay, in such a jocund company"- Wordsworth; "the jolly crowd at the reunion"; "jolly old Saint Nick"; "a jovial old gentleman"; "have a merry Christmas"; "peals of merry laughter"; "a mirthful laugh"
2.merry - offering fun and gaiety; "a gala ball after the inauguration"; "a festive (or festal) occasion"; "gay and exciting night life"; "a merry evening"
Synonyms: festal, festive, gala, gay
3.merry - quick and energetic; "a brisk walk in the park"; "a lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze"
To dream that you are merry or in merry company, signifies a time of pleasant engagements and profitable affairs.addled, animated, beery, bemused, besotted, blind drunk, blithesome, boon, buoyant, buxom, carefree, carouse, celebrate, cheerful, convivial, crapulent, crapulous, delighted, dizzy, drenched, drunk, drunken, exhilarating, exuberant, far-gone, festal, flustered, fou, frivolous, frolic, full, gala, giddy, glad, gladsome, glorious, in liquor, inebriate, inebriated, inebrious, intoxicated, jocular, jocund, jubilant, laughter-loving, light-hearted, lighthearted, mad, make merry, maudlin, mellow, merrymaking, mirth-loving, muddled, nappy, on the loose, reeling, rejoicing, revel, riant, risible, shikker, sodden, sotted, tiddly, tipsy, unconstrained, under the influence, vivacious, wild
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