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mirthful

[murth-fuh l] /ˈmɜrθ fəl/
adjective
1.
joyous; gay; jolly:
a mirthful laugh.
2.
providing mirth; amusing:
a mirthful experience.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English; see mirth, -ful
Related forms
mirthfully, adverb
mirthfulness, noun
unmirthful, adjective
unmirthfully, adverb
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  • No, he has no gunstock blanks-but his mirthful looks says there is more to this subject than meets my eye.
Word Origin and History for mirthful
adj.

c.1300, from mirth + -ful. Related: Mirthfully; mirthfulness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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