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1. happy

adjective. ['ˈhæpi'] enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure.

Synonyms

  • contented
  • golden
  • prosperous
  • felicitous
  • joyful
  • blessed
  • glad
  • halcyon
  • riant
  • cheerful
  • bright
  • happiness
  • euphoric
  • content
  • joyous
  • elated
  • blissful
  • felicity

Antonyms

  • sad
  • unhappy
  • dysphoric
  • depressing
  • infelicitous
  • sorrowful
  • joyless
  • dejected
  • discontented

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Words that Rhyme with Happy

  • scrappy
  • snappy
  • slappey
  • tapie
  • nappi
  • mapi
  • chappie
  • cappy

How do you pronounce happy?

Pronounce happy as ˈhæpi.

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Example sentences of the word happy


1. Adjective
Your dog should appear healthy and happy.

Quotes containing the word happy


1. Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.
- Abraham Lincoln

2. So, this is my life. And I want you to know that I am both happy and sad and I'm still trying to figure out how that could be.
- Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

3. Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy? Would he ever want to do anything? What is art, after all, but a protest against the horrible inclemency of life?
- Aldous Huxley

2. trigger-happy

adjective. irresponsible in the use of firearms.

Antonyms

  • amicable

3. trigger-happy

adjective. marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid.

Synonyms

  • fierce
  • violent
  • intense
  • vehement

Antonyms

  • nonviolent
  • merciful
  • calm
  • peaceful

4. happy-go-lucky

adjective. cheerfully irresponsible.

Synonyms

  • irresponsible
  • harum-scarum
  • devil-may-care
  • carefree
  • freewheeling

Antonyms

  • clearheaded
  • irresponsibility
  • irresponsibleness
  • conventional

5. happy

adjective. ['ˈhæpi'] marked by good fortune.

Synonyms

  • felicitous

Antonyms

  • unpropitious
  • nonmetallic

6. happy

adjective. ['ˈhæpi'] well expressed and to the point.

Synonyms

  • felicitous

Antonyms

  • displeased
  • achromatic

7. happy

adjective. ['ˈhæpi'] eagerly disposed to act or to be of service.

Synonyms

  • glad

Antonyms

  • cursed
  • cacophonous
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