uncheeriness

cheery

[cheer-ee]
adjective, cheerier, cheeriest.
1.
in good spirits; gay.
2.
promoting cheer; enlivening.

Origin:
1840–50; cheer + -y1

cheerily, adverb
cheeriness, noun
uncheerily, adverb
uncheeriness, noun
uncheery, adjective
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cheery (ˈtʃɪərɪ)
 
adj , cheerier, cheeriest
showing or inspiring cheerfulness
 
'cheerily
 
adv
 
'cheeriness
 
n

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cheery
1611, from from cheer. The colloquial alternative to from cheerful.
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