full of joy
, as a person or one's heart; glad; delighted.
showing or expressing joy
, as looks, actions, or speech.
causing or bringing joy
, as an event, a sight, or news; delightful: the joyful announcement of their marriage.
Origin: 1250–1300; Middle English; Related forms
joyous, happy, blithe; buoyant, elated, jubilant. See gay