Yet jollity and gloom are still at war in our censorious age.
jollity and gloom were contending for an empire,” wrote Nathaniel Hawthorne in his story “The May-Pole of Merry Mount.
The galop has, during the long langour of the dance, alone held its own, in the matter of jollity.
O the music, the lightness, the jollity of the zarzuelas of my father's time!
But whoever she was, he was impressed by her jollity, her actual lust for laughter, her complete lack of restraint.
The seriousness of age takes the place of the jollity of youth.
It is good humor and boisterousness and the jollity of the Fair time.
The general taste is for jollity, bright colour, cheerful music.
As Sark says, "jollity not precisely the quality one associates with Joe."
When this period of jollity is ended, the freshman must declare his views.