jocund : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s full of or showing high-spirited merriment
a poet could not but be gay, in such a jocund company"- Wordsworth
- When debate was recommenced by candlelight, jocund Members testified to the inconsequence of the proceedings by blowing out the candles as fast as they were lighted, until it .
- The jocund vitality which lured Grischa to mad escape is no less vivid than his fatalistic reluctance to escape again.
- The brow of Dean Inge, never very jocund at best, was painfully overcast.
News & Articles
- Singer Javier Colon Hosting Hartford Spelling Bee
Teams From Schools, Youth Groups, Businesses Compete Oct. 4 The event coming up in Hartford on Oct. 4 will require a lot of jocund alacrity. The participants must be imperturbable, not larmoyant, not be shillyshallyers, and try their best to be wunderkinds.
Sept. 23, 2013 - Hartford Courant