When Hutton Gibson filed for divorce last month, joye Gibson was “baffled,” according to the petition.
In her declaration, joye Gibson accuses Mel Gibson and his sister of manipulating their father into filing for divorce.
c.1200, "feeling of pleasure and delight;" c.1300, "source of pleasure or happiness," from Old French joie (11c.), from Latin gaudia, plural of gaudium "joy," from gaudere "rejoice," from PIE root *gau- "to rejoice" (cf. Greek gaio "I rejoice," Middle Irish guaire "noble"). Joy-riding is American English, 1908.