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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: merriest (0.00757 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to merriest.
English → English
adj 1: 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
; “have a merry Christmas”
; “peals of merry
; “a mirthful laugh”
2: offering fun and gaiety; “a gala ball after the
; “a festive (or festal) occasion”
; “gay and
exciting night life”
; “a merry evening”
3: quick and energetic; “a brisk walk in the park”
; “a lively
; “a merry chase”
; “traveling at a rattling rate”
; “a spanking breeze”
English → English
, a. [Compar. Merrier
; superl. Merriest
merie, mirie, murie, merry, pleasant, AS. merge, myrige,
pleasant; cf. murge, adv.; prob. akin to OHG. murg, short,
Goth. gama['u]rgjan to shorten; cf. L. murcus a coward, who
cuts off his thumb to escape military service; the
Anglo-Saxon and English meanings coming from the idea of
making the time seem short. Cf. Mirth
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.
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 wind and weather.”
. See under Dancer
, followers; retainers. [Obs.]
His merie men commanded he
To make him bothe game and glee. --Chaucer.
To make merry
, to be jovial; to indulge in hilarity; to
feast with mirth. --Judg. ix. 27.
Syn: Cheerful; blithe; lively; sprightly; vivacious; gleeful;
joyous; mirthful; jocund; sportive; hilarious.