Definition of overjoyed in English:
Extremely happy: all of them were overjoyed at my success
More example sentences
- Sue was overjoyed to hear that the operation had been a success.
- Johnson was also overjoyed with the success as his charge tackled three miles for the first time.
- An overjoyed Kelly hopped all over the stage, and her victory dance was her best performance of the night.
ecstatic, euphoric, thrilled, elated, delighted, on cloud nine/seven, walking/treading on air, in seventh heaven, jubilant, rapturous, beside oneself with joy, jumping for joy, exultant, transported, delirious, enraptured, blissful, in raptures, as pleased as Punch, cock-a-hoop, as happy as a sandboy, as happy as Larry, like a child with a new toy
Northern English informal made up
North American informal as happy as a clam
Australian informal wrapped
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