merry merry  /ˈmɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) full of or showing high-spirited merriment
  2. (adj) offering fun and gaiety
  3. (adj) quick and energetic

Usage(s):

  • The merry-go-round is not just a simple piece of playground equipment.

News

  1. Gilligan's Gourmet: Goat curry

    We are savoring our last few days in Jamaica. Eating and drinking and generally being merry! I have been on a staple diet of Red Stripe and Curried goat, so I get the bed to myself most nights!
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  2. Merry-Go-Round Museum celebrates history

    The Merry-Go-Round Museum in Sandusky is dedicated to preserving the old horses and the art of the ride.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: News Channel 5 Cleveland

  3. New Fermilab director takes ‘wait and see’ approach to new programs

    Fermilab has had its share of merry jokesters in its top spot before, but Nigel Lockyer may be the first director in the lab’s history to make quite so many jokes at Canada’s expense. In his first address to the Fermilab community, the newly named director — a Scottish-born American citizen who grew up in Canada — said he’d received a number of congratulatory emails. “My favorite,” Lockyer said ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Beacon News

Quotes

  1. "And on behalf of all of us, God bless and Merry Christmas," Huckabee says.
    on Dec 19, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. The president "asked them to pass on to their colleagues his appreciation and his wishes for a merry Christmas and a happy new year," Perino said.
    on Dec 24, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "Well, it ain't Merry Christmas or Happy New Year for somebody," Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker said.
    on Dec 7, 2007 By: Dusty Baker Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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