cheer definition

  • noun:
    • Lightness of spirits or mood; gaiety or joy: a happy track, filled with cheer.
    • A source of pleasure or joy; a comfort.
    • A shout of endorsement, encouragement, or congratulation.
    • a quick, rehearsed jingle or term, shouted in unison by a squad of cheerleaders.
    • Festive food and drink; refreshment.
    • A chant built in support of a team at a sports occasion.
    • the face area; the countenance or its phrase.
    • Feeling; nature; state of mind or heart.
    • Gayety; mirth; cheerfulness; cartoon.
    • whatever promotes great spirits or cheerfulness; conditions ready for a feast; enjoyment.
    • A shout, hurrah, or acclamation, articulating joy enthusiasm, applause, benefit, etc.
    • The face; countenance.
    • Look; demeanor.
    • Expression of countenance, as noting their state of feeling.
    • State or temperament associated with brain as suggested by appearance or demeanor; condition of feeling or spirits.
    • a situation of gladness or delight; gaiety; animation.
    • That which makes cheerful or promotes good spirits; enjoyment; provisions for a feast; viands; fare.
    • A shout of happiness, encouragement, applause, or acclamation.
    • Fortune; luck; in addition, report; tidings.
    • Lightness of spirits or feeling; gaiety or happiness: a happy tune, saturated in cheer.
    • A source of pleasure or happiness; a comfort.
    • A shout of endorsement, encouragement, or congratulation.
    • a quick, rehearsed jingle or term, shouted together by a squad of cheerleaders.
    • A dear one; a friend.
    • Festive drink and food; refreshment.
    • English dialectal and previous literary type of seat.
    • A name of Wallich's pheasant, Phasianus wallichi.
    • a-cry or shout of endorsement
    • the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom
    • A chant produced in help of a team at a sports occasion.
    • The face; the countenance or its phrase.
    • Feeling; character; mind-set or heart.
    • Gayety; mirth; cheerfulness; cartoon.
    • what encourages good spirits or cheerfulness; provisions ready for a feast; entertainment.
    • A shout, hurrah, or acclamation, revealing happiness enthusiasm, applause, benefit, etc.
    • the facial skin; countenance.
    • search; demeanor.
    • Expression of countenance, as noting the state of experience.
    • State or mood regarding the head as suggested by expression or demeanor; state of experience or spirits.
    • A state of gladness or happiness; gaiety; cartoon.
    • what makes cheerful or promotes good spirits; entertainment; arrangements for a feast; viands; fare.
    • A shout of pleasure, reassurance, applause, or acclamation.
    • Fortune; fortune; in addition, report; tidings.
    • A dear one; a pal.
    • English dialectal and previous literary as a type of seat.
    • A name of Wallich's pheasant, Phasianus wallichi.
    • a cry or shout of approval
    • the standard of becoming cheerful and dispelling gloom
  • verb-transitive:
    • which will make happier or higher cheerful: a warm fire that cheered united states.
    • To encourage with or as though with cheers; desire: The fans cheered the runners on. See Synonyms at encourage.
    • To salute or acclaim with cheers; applaud. See Synonyms at applaud.
    • To cause to celebrate; to gladden; to create cheerful; -- often with up.
    • To infuse life, nerve, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace or comfort.
    • To salute or applaud with cheers; to encourage on by cheers.
    • which will make happier or even more cheerful: a warm fire that cheered united states.
    • To motivate with or just as if with cheers; desire: The followers cheered the runners on. See Synonyms at encourage.
    • To salute or acclaim with cheers; applaud. See Synonyms at applaud.
    • To cause to rejoice; to gladden; to help make cheerful; -- usually with up.
    • To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace or comfort.
    • To salute or applaud with cheers; to urge on by cheers.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To shout cheers.
    • To become cheerful: had lunch and soon cheered up.
    • To grow cheerful; to become gladsome or joyous; -- generally with up.
    • To be in any state or temper of head.
    • To utter a shout or shouts of applause, triumph, etc.
    • To shout cheers.
    • To become cheerful: had meal and very quickly cheered up.
    • to develop cheerful; in order to become gladsome or joyous; -- frequently with up.
    • To be in any condition or temper of head.
    • To utter a shout or shouts of applause, victory, etc.
  • verb:
    • To shout a cheer or cheers.
    • cause (somebody) to feel happier or higher cheerful
    • give reassurance to
    • tv show approval or great wishes by yelling
    • To shout a cheer or cheers.
    • become cheerful
    • spur on or motivate especially by cheers and shouts
    • cause (a person) to feel happier or higher cheerful
    • give support to
    • show approval or good desires by screaming
    • become cheerful
    • spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
  • others:
    • To dispel despondency, sorrow, or apathy from; cause to rejoice; gladden; make cheerful; often with up.
    • To heal; recuperate.
    • To incite; encourage.
    • To salute with shouts of joy or cheers; applaud: since, to cheer a public presenter.
    • to stay any condition or temper of mind; fare.
    • To grow cheerful; cast off gloom or despondency; become pleased or joyous: often with up.
    • To utter a cheer or shout of acclamation or pleasure.
    • To fare; prosper.
    • Dear; liked.
    • Worthy; fit.
    • To dispel despondency, sadness, or apathy from; cause to rejoice; gladden; make cheerful; frequently with up.
    • To cure; recover.
    • To incite; encourage.
    • To salute with shouts of happiness or cheers; applaud: as, to cheer a public presenter.
    • to stay in any condition or mood of head; fare.
    • To grow cheerful; cast off gloom or despondency; become pleased or joyous: usually with up.
    • To utter a cheer or shout of acclamation or delight.
    • To fare; prosper.
    • Dear; adored.
    • Worthy; fit.

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