Adjective "Joy" Definition and Examples




    1. the emotion of great delight or happiness caused by something exceptionally good or satisfying; keen pleasure; elation: She felt the joy of seeing her son's success.

    2. a source or cause of keen pleasure or delight; something or someone greatly valued or appreciated: Her prose style is a pure joy.

    3. the expression or display of glad feeling; festive gaiety.

    4. a state of happiness or felicity. verb (used without object)

    5. to feel joy; be glad; rejoice. verb (used wit


    "people can be joy."

    "plants can be joy."

    "hollies can be joy."