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 Dictionary entry overview: What does joyful mean? 

JOYFUL (adjective)
  The adjective JOYFUL has 2 senses:

1. full of or producing joy
2. full of high-spirited delight

  Familiarity information: JOYFUL used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

JOYFUL (adjective)

Sense 1joyful [BACK TO TOP]


Full of or producing joy

Context examples:

make a joyful noise / a joyful occasion


beatific (experiencing or bestowing celestial joy)

overjoyed (extremely joyful)


happy (enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure or good fortune)

joyous (full of or characterized by joy)


sorrowful (experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss)

Sense 2joyful [BACK TO TOP]


Full of high-spirited delight


gleeful; elated; joyful; jubilant

Context example:

a joyful heart


joyous (full of or characterized by joy)

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