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merriment Syllabification: mer·ri·ment
Pronunciation: /ˈmerēmənt/

Definition of merriment in English:


Gaiety and fun: her eyes sparkled with merriment
More example sentences
  • The festival of merriment and joy of sharing again had hotels and shops lining up some exciting events and gifts.
  • I heard gaiety and merriment, and then we reached the fire.
  • Of all deceptive things on earth nothing is so deceptive as mere gaiety and merriment.
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