Definition of Gladful

1. a. Full of gladness; joyful; glad.

Definition of Gladful

1. Adjective. (archaic) Happy, full of joy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gladful

1. glad [adj] - See also: glad

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gladful

gladder
gladdest
gladdie
gladdies
gladding
gladdon
gladdon iris
gladdons
glade
glade fern
glade mallow
gladelike
gladen
glades
gladeye
gladful (current term)
gladfully
gladfulness
gladhand
gladhanded
gladhanding
gladhearted
gladial
gladiate
gladiator
gladiatorial
gladiatorially
gladiatorian
gladiatorism
gladiatorlike

Literary usage of Gladful

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1. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"Spec, delighted, glad, gladsome, gladful, jubilant (archaic), gladly (archaic), fain, happy, joyful, joyous, joy- ant (rare), gleeful, high, satisfied, ..."

2. The Works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring (1843)
"Comfort. 13. Solace. 14. Content. 15. Satisfaction. 16. Rapture. 17. Transport. 18. Ecstasy. 19. Bliss.— 20. Joyfulness. 21. Gladness. 22. gladful- ness. ..."

3. English Writers: An Attempt Towards a History of English Literature by Henry Morley, William Hall Griffin (1892)
"... and, drawing nearer, " There he a troupe of Ladies dauncing found Full merrily, and making gladful glee, And in the midst a shepheard piping he did see. ..."

4. The New Era (1873)
"... instead of singing with gladful voices, the choral anthems of praise and love, so that no sound of Hebrew psalm and melody might reach the outer air. ..."

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