joy joy  /ˈdʒɔ ɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the emotion of great happiness
  2. (n) something or someone that provides a source of happiness
  3. (v) feel happiness or joy
  4. (v) make glad or happy

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • The joy Michelle, 45, brings to her roles as First Mother and First Lady is what makes her so intoxicating.

News

  1. Little joy in Croatia as it enters the EU

    Little joy in Croatia as it enters the EU Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:57 am, Monday, June 17, 2013 The pro-EU voices focus on the prospects that Croatians could find jobs in more prosperous EU countries, that their country could attract more foreign investments and ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Joy Bryant Reunites with Ex-Agents; Set for ‘About Last Night’

    *Joy Bryant has signed with Resolution Agency, reuniting her with a team led by her longtime CAA agent, Steve Alexander, reports Deadline.com. Bryant, whose breakout came in “Antwone Fisher,” can currently be seen in her role as Jasmine Trussell on NBC’s “Parenthood” and will next be seen in the feature film “About Last Night,” starring [...]
    on June 20, 2013     Source: EURweb

  3. Joy Bryant Returns To Longtime Agent Steve Alexander At Resolution

    EXCLUSIVE : Joy Bryant has signed with Resolution Agency, reuniting her with a team led by her longtime CAA agent, Steve Alexander. Bryant, whose breakout came in Antwone Fisher , can currently be seen in her role as Jasmine Trussell on NBC’s Parenthood and will next be seen in the feature film About Last Night , starring opposite Kevin Hart and Paula Patton. She continues to produce and appear ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. "I am especially saddened because the accident occurred during the events celebrating Independence Day, which is a day that should be filled with pride and joy for all Iowans and Americans," Culver said.
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Chet Culver Source: The Associated Press

  2. He said: "And so it happened that, in this very year of joy for the sacrament of the priesthood, the sins of priests came to light - particularly the abuse of the little ones, in which the priesthood, whose task is to manifest God's concern for our...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Catholic Herald Online

  3. "She has gone home," Mr. Obama said, his voice tinged with emotion as he briefly spoke of her death at a campaign rally here. "She died peacefully in her sleep with my sister at her side, so there's great joy instead of tears."
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times

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