[ adjective ] full of or characterized by joy
"felt a joyous abandon"
Used in print(Robert L. Duncan, The Voice of Strangers....)
He left with all the joyous spirit of a child going on a holiday , nodding attentively as Rector gave him his final instructions .
`` I would like them to appear very busy today , not busy exactly , but joyous , exuberant , full_of_life .(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)
All about me there was a hectic interplay of meetings taking_place , like abrupt , jerky scenes in old silent_movies , joyous greetings and beginnings , huggings and kissings , enthusiastic forays into the festive night .