Pronunciation of Cheerful
/t͡ʃˈi͡əfə͡l/, /tʃˈiəfəl/, /tʃ_ˈiə_f_əl/
Antonyms for cheerful:
Synonyms for cheerful:
endearing, easy, super, homely, voluptuous, painless, grand, sociable, jovial, delicious, hunky-dory, jubilant, disarming, overjoyed, atmospheric, encouraging, gleeful, uplifting, beautiful, reassuring, rollicking, Flattered, consolatory, idyllic, soothing, comforting, relaxing, restful, glorious, rewarding, triumphant, heartwarming, life-affirming, lekker, gladly, Storybook, exalted, companionable, fun-filled, Tickled, divine, languid, gorgeous, seraphic, amazing, feel-good, enraptured, fulfilled, Fulfilling, fun, intoxicated, lazy, merciful.
attractive, cheerfully, nice, satisfactory, magic, gaily, magical, blithely, bang up, lovely, restorative, heady, joyous, flattering, fantastic, homey, richly, rapt, emollient, touched, careless, happily, merrily, addictive.
fondly, splendid, festive.
Other synonyms and related words:
heartwarming, convenient, upbeat, debonaire, pitiful, richly, jocund, jubilant, perky, content, seraphic, high, positive, gleeful, light, happily, blithely, cheerfully, joyous, enraptured, blessed, smiling, rosy, encouraging, jovial, festive, overjoyed, homey, flattering, nice, contented, grand, homely, satisfactory, chirpy, at ease, endearing, attractive, merciful, satisfied, rollicking, carefree, pretty, comforting, brilliant, chipper, companionable, sociable, delighted, super, mirthful, disarming, snug, emollient, magical, gladly, amazing, painless, dismal, well-to-do, good, comfortable, touched, lightsome, sprightly, well-off, hopeful, hunky-dory, hearty, restful, cheering, twinkly, exalted, consolatory, easy, gaily, blithe, homelike, beautiful, rewarding, serene, rapturous, beamish, tonic, merrily, commodious, uplifting, life-affirming, beaming, Tickled, gorgeous, fulfilled, pollyannaish, debonair, felicitous, blithesome.
happy, buoyant, congenial, spirited, lively, genial, agreeable, sunny, bright, friendly, amiable, pleased, jaunty, cheery, lighthearted, cordial, pleasant, warm, joyful, complaisant, affable, jolly, glad, sparkling, merry, optimistic, easygoing.
jocund, chipper, enlivening, sprightly, merry, hopeful, bright, sunny, cheery, high, buoyant, rosy, jolly, chirpy, lively, glad, pleasant, upbeat, lighthearted, contented, blithe, joyful, jaunty, sparkling, optimistic, perky, hearty.
charming, jolly, ambrosial, delectable, enjoyable, pleasing, favorable, bonny, fine, enlivening, bright, agreeable, pleasant, sunny, entertaining, amusing, enchanting, pleasurable, unobjectionable, delightful, blissful, sweet, joyful.
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Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
beaming, chirpy, smiling, lighthearted, debonaire, buoyant, jaunty, blithesome, blithe, debonair, chipper, optimistic, pollyannaish, lightsome, sunny, cheery, glad, twinkly, perky, beamish, upbeat, cheering.
Usage examples for cheerful:
- She has become perfectly cheerful again, and I also, though every day I still miss my dead wife. - "The Children of the World", Paul Heyse.
- She had thought of telling what a cheerful letter she had got from Irene; but upon the whole it seemed better not to speak of Irene at all just then. - "Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells", William Dean Howells.
- I'm not sure that for myself I want to be cheerful anywhere. - "The Fixed Period", Anthony Trollope.