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merry

Synonyms of merry in English:

adjective

  • 1 the narrow streets were dense with merry throngs of students
    cheerful, cheery, in good spirits, high-spirited, blithe, bright, sunny, light-hearted, buoyant, bubbly, lively, carefree, without a care in the world, joyful, joyous, rejoicing, jolly, jocund, convivial, festive, mirthful, gleeful, happy, glad, laughing
    informal chirpy
    dated gay
    archaic frolicsome, sportive, blithesome
    [Antonyms] miserable, sad, gloomy
  • 2 after three beers he began to feel quite merry
    tipsy, mellow, slightly drunk
    British informal tiddly, squiffy
  • Phrases

    make merry
    have fun, have a good time, enjoy oneself, have a party, party, celebrate, carouse, feast, {eat, drink, and be merry}, revel, roister, rejoice, go on a spree
    dated spree
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