Definition of cheery in English:

cheery

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪəri
 
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adjective (cheerier, cheeriest)

Derivatives

cheerily

adverb
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  • The other car drove by and we waved cheerily at the old men.
  • I wave cheerily to the grey-haired security man who, perhaps momentarily confused, waves back and raises the barrier.
  • Polite to the last, he cheerily refused a replacement.

cheeriness

noun
More example sentences
  • That number rings fifteen times before the human pops-on with practiced cheeriness: ‘How may I help you?’
  • In place of anything resembling cheeriness he has a wickedly dark humour, a gift for satire and an imagination powerful enough to leap the space-time continuum in his fiction.
  • One justification for his cheeriness was the knowledge that performing well against the world champion would enhance the validity of his comeback.

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