mirthful mirthful

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) full of or showing high-spirited merriment
  2. (adj) arousing or provoking laughter

Usage(s):

  1. Self-deprecating and mirthful, he describes himself as lazy, living off his partner's patience and generosity.
  2. The tumbling litanies lend a lively, mirthful twist to the songs' plaintive themes.
  3. He is a comic manque whose speech is marked by a habitual mirthful undertone, and his remarks brightened the somber atmosphere.

News

  • Anthony Rendon calls his mullet 'phenomenal'

    In a Nats season often lacking mirth, Anthony Rendon is mirthful about his newest plaything, which rests atop his youthful head.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Washington Post

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