happiness happiness  /ˈhæ pi nəs/


  1. (n) state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy
  2. (n) emotions experienced when in a state of well-being



  1. Though most of us spend a lifetime pursuing happiness, new research is showing that that goal may be largely out of our control.
  2. PTI Magazine Special: The Paths of Pleasure: PTI Graphic of the brain's happiness centers.


  1. IRS conference featured 'happiness expert'

    The now infamous 2010 Internal Revenue Service conference in California — where goofy, expensive video parodies were shown — also featured $135,000 in spending on outside speakers like a "happiness expert" and a session titled "Leadership Through Art," congressional sources briefed on an upcoming inspector general's report told NBC News Monday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. Report, "U.S. Vacationers: Happiness, Health & Productivity - An Essential Report for Travel, Hospitality & Wellness ...

    LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellness Tourism Worldwide, www.wellnesstourismworldwide.com , a leading wellness travel business, is pleased to announce the release of U.S. Vacationers: Happiness, ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Local books | Cats, happiness, negotiating with parents

    Books of Seattle-area interest: “How to Be a Cat” by Nikki McClure, “Happiness is a Chemical in the Brain” by Lucia Perillo, “How to Negotiate Everything” by David Spellman with Lisa Lutz and “Traditions of Caring,” by Junius Rochester
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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  1. Mr Obama said the women's reunion with their loved ones was "a source of happiness not only for the families but also for the entire country".
    on Aug 5, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Belfast Telegraph

  2. "We know there are other opportunities for us," Rodriguez said yesterday. "But Cynthia and I have a foundation with the club that has brought us comfort, stability and happiness."
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: New York Times

  3. "It's not such a relief -- it's more happiness," Federer told the crowd at Rod Laver Arena, where he has won the last two Australian titles and three overall. "I'm happy I could deliver a five-set thriller. It was good to be part of something...
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Roger Federer Source: ESPN

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