WHAT MAKES YOU JUMP FOR JOY?
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Definition of JOY
1 – the emotion evoked by well-being, success, or good fortune or by the prospect of possessing what one desires. Delight. The expression or exhibition of such emotion : gaiety.
2 – a state of happiness or felicity : bliss
3 – a source or cause of delight.
Origin of JOY
Middle English, from Anglo-French: joie, from Latin: gaudia, plural of gaudium, from gaudēre to rejoice; probably akin to Greek gēthein: to rejoice. First Known Use: 13th century.
Related to JOY
Synonyms: beatitude, blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, felicity, gladness, happiness, warm fuzzies.