merriment definition

  • noun:
    • High-spirited fun and enjoyment; hilarity.
    • a situation of enjoyable exuberance
    • playful fun
    • Gayety, with laughter; mirth; frolic.
    • The state to be merry or frolicsome; hilarious enjoyment; jollity: as, boisterous merriment.
    • The act of earning merry; mirthful enjoyment; frolic.
    • a brief comedy or play.
    • Synonyms See jolly.
    • tasks which can be enjoyable or amusing
    • a gay experience

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