jolly

All Adverb Noun Adjective
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  • After we got to sea the young lady turned out to be the jolliest ever. Cited from Cabbages and Kings, by O Henry
  • Seems like they try to pay for their entertainment by jollying us along. Cited from The Rules of the Game, by Stewart Edward White
  • I never saw a jollier-looking lot of people in my life. Cited from A Honeymoon in Space, by George Griffith
  • And more likely than not he would burst into the jolliest song he knew. Cited from The Tale of Bobby Bobolink, by Arthur Scott Bailey
  • He became well known throughout the city as a jolly host to his customers.
  • Is there a jollier place on earth to live in than England out of office hours? Cited from Back to Methuselah, by George Bernard Shaw
  • It will be the jolliest piece I have ever done, especially the last movement.
  • And to think how I jollied you only this morning -- about him! Cited from Polly and the Princess, by Emma C. Dowd
  • We think you ought to write us a much jollier letter. Cited from His Big Opportunity, by Amy Le Feuvre
  • The jolliest bit of fun he could remember in all his two years of life. Cited from His Dog, by Albert Payson Terhune
  • I can't imagine anything jollier than marriage under conditions like that. Cited from The Girl on the Boat, by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  • From there, every week, more and more people came to play to Jolly and joined the team.
  • The Jolly Green was hit several times, but managed to escape the area without going down.
  • I believe that God put us in this jolly world to be happy and enjoy life.
  • Immediately, the whole party, one and all, began dancing in the jolliest way. Cited from Welsh Fairy Tales, by William Elliot Griffis
  • There is really only one way of getting on with them, and that's jollying them. Cited from The Patient Observer, by Simeon Strunsky
  • Yet he thinks he's a great jollier when he wants to be. Cited from Torchy and Vee, by Sewell Ford
  • It really did make a difference, for after that he was one of the jolliest men in the party. Cited from The Little Colonel: Maid of Honor, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • It was the very jolliest Christmas we ever had, but the day seemed long. Cited from Laddie, by Gene Stratton Porter
  • Once, when shooting of a film was taking place, some jolly character was found absent.
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Meaning of jolly

  • noun A happy party