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.
cheerfulness, gaiety, fun, effervescence, euphoria, exhilaration, elation, verve, buoyancy, carefreeness, blitheness, levity, zest, sportiveness, liveliness, cheer, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, jolliness, jollity, happiness, gladness, exultation, rejoicing, jocundity, jocularity, conviviality, festivity, merrymaking, revelry, mirth, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness, laughter, hilarity, light-heartedness, amusement, pleasure
informal larking about