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(as) merry (or lively) as a grig

Definition of as merry or lively as a grig in English:

dialect Full of fun; very lively.
Example sentences
  • Everyone said Annabelle had been merry as a grig before the man she loved married elsewhere.
  • I think it was a cricket, but when I heard it, I was merry as a grig!
  • They were more than fairly high, merry as grigs, and prepared to go on all night.
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