gleeful

[glee-fuhl]
adjective
full of exultant joy; merry; delighted.

Origin:
1580–90; glee1 + -ful

gleefully, adverb
gleefulness, noun
ungleeful, adjective
ungleefully, adverb
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gleeful (ˈɡliːfʊl)
 
adj
full of glee; merry
 
'gleefully
 
adv
 
'gleefulness
 
n

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Example sentences
The host parents had rented a petting zoo for the day, and kids jumped
  gleefully in a bouncy castle out in the driveway.
Librarians gleefully putting up displays of banned books.
Gleefully, they spend hours immersed in their rampage.
In countless magazines and newspapers everything about her was both
  breathlessly reported and gleefully parodied.
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