This convivial mask he wears, along with his omnipresent flask, is obscuring a deep hurt stemming from his father.
convivial by nature, he not doubt joined in when others were celebrating, allowing his boisterous high spirits free rein.
He said he and other winemakers produce pot wine in small quantities, to be shared in “convivial moments with like-minded people.”
Some convivial spirit had lost his balance and had fallen to the floor, dragging with him several bottles.
Bozzy was a convivial knight-errant in what was called 'Saving the ladies.'
His mornings thus engaged in routine work, Mr. Welby enjoyed his evenings in a convivial way.
Nothing is too strange, nothing too ridiculous, nothing too convivial, nothing too daring for Paddy.
He had been at work while Mr. Bumpkin in his convivial moments was protesting that he did not p. 364owe anyone a shilling.
Nothing could move him or entice him away from his convivial employment.
He could scarcely be called gay; yet few persons more tended to animate the general spirits of a convivial circle.