Definition of Gaysome

1. a. Full of gayety.



Definition of Gaysome

1. Adjective. (archaic) Full of gaiety. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gaysome

1. gladsome [adj] - See also: gladsome

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gaysome

gaylussite
gayly
gaymers
gaymos
gayne
gayned
gaynes
gaynesses
gayning
gays
gaysian
gaysians
gaysome (current term)
gaytre
gaytres
gaywads
gaywings
gazabo
gazaboes
gazabos
gazal
gazals
gazania
gazanias
gazar
gazars

Literary usage of Gaysome

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1. The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson (1911)
"A prison is as gaysome : we '11 no islands ; »o Marry, out upon 'em ! Whom shall we see Grau. Island ; prison ! there ? Sea-gulls, and porpoises, ..."

2. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"1.1. measure. 2. adjust. gauge, n. 1. See MEASURE, EXTENT. г. Spec, templet, fence, manometer. gay, a. 1. lively | vivacious, airy, gaysome (rare), merry, ..."

3. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"GAYLY, (ga'-le) od. Merrily; cheerfully; airily ; splendidly ; pompously. GAYNESS, (ga'-nes) n. ». Gayety , finery. gaysome, (ga'-s'iim) a. ..."

4. American Masters of Sculpture: Being Brief Appreciations of Some American by Charles Henry Caffin (1903)
"And elsewhere I have treated of some of our sculptors whose decorative works have exhibited imagination; the sweet and gaysome kind of it that plays like ..."

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