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Joy vs. Join

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Joynoun

A feeling of extreme happiness or cheerfulness, especially related to the acquisition or expectation of something good.

‘a child's joy on Christmas morning’; ‘They will be a source of strength and joy in your life.’;

Joinnoun

An intersection of piping or wiring; an interconnect.

Joynoun

Anything that causes such a feeling.

‘the joys and demands of parenthood’;

Joinnoun

An intersection of data in two or more database tables.

Joynoun

Luck or success; a positive outcome.

Joinnoun

(algebra) The lowest upper bound, an operation between pairs of elements in a lattice, denoted by the symbol ∨.

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Joynoun

(obsolete) The sign or exhibition of joy; gaiety; merriment; festivity.

Joinverb

(transitive) To combine into one; to put together.

‘The plumber joined the two ends of the broken pipe.’; ‘We joined our efforts to get an even better result.’;

Joyverb

(intransitive) To feel joy, to rejoice.

Joinverb

(intransitive) To come together; to meet.

‘Parallel lines never join.’; ‘These two rivers join in about 80 miles.’;

Joyverb

To enjoy.

Joinverb

(transitive) To come into the company of.

‘I will join you watching the football game as soon as I have finished my work.’;

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Joyverb

To give joy to; to congratulate.

Joinverb

(transitive) To become a member of.

‘Many children join a sports club.’; ‘Most politicians have joined a party.’;

Joyverb

To gladden; to make joyful; to exhilarate.

Joinverb

To produce an intersection of data in two or more database tables.

‘By joining the Customer table on the Product table, we can show each customer's name alongside the products they have ordered.’;

Joynoun

The passion or emotion excited by the acquisition or expectation of good; pleasurable feelings or emotions caused by success, good fortune, and the like, or by a rational prospect of possessing what we love or desire; gladness; exhilaration of spirits; delight.

‘Her heavenly form beheld, all wished her joy.’; ‘Glides the smooth current of domestic joy.’; ‘Who, for the joy that was set before him, endured the cross, despising the shame.’; ‘Tears of true joy for his return.’; ‘Joy is a delight of the mind, from the consideration of the present or assured approaching possession of a good.’;

Joinverb

To unite in marriage.

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Joynoun

That which causes joy or happiness.

‘For ye are our glory and joy.’; ‘A thing of beauty is a joy forever.’;

Joinverb

To enjoin upon; to command.

Joynoun

The sign or exhibition of joy; gayety; mirth; merriment; festivity.

‘Such joy made Una, when her knight she found.’; ‘The roofs with joy resound.’;

Joinverb

To accept, or engage in, as a contest.

‘to join encounter, battle, or issue’;

Joyverb

To rejoice; to be glad; to delight; to exult.

‘I will joy in the God of my salvation.’; ‘In whose sight all things joy.’;

Joinverb

To bring together, literally or figuratively; to place in contact; to connect; to couple; to unite; to combine; to associate; to add; to append.

‘Woe unto them that join house to house.’; ‘Held up his left hand, which did flame and burnLike twenty torches joined.’; ‘Thy tuneful voice with numbers join.’;

Joyverb

To give joy to; to congratulate.

‘To joy the friend, or grapple with the foe.’;

Joinverb

To associate one's self to; to be or become connected with; to league one's self with; to unite with; as, to join a party; to join the church.

‘We jointly now to join no other head.’;

Joyverb

To gladden; to make joyful; to exhilarate.

‘Neither pleasure's art can joy my spirits.’;

Joinverb

To unite in marriage.

‘He that joineth his virgin in matrimony.’; ‘What, therefore, God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.’;

Joyverb

To enjoy.

‘Who might have lived and joyed immortal bliss.’;

Joinverb

To enjoin upon; to command.

‘They join them penance, as they call it.’;

Joynoun

the emotion of great happiness

Joinverb

To accept, or engage in, as a contest; as, to join encounter, battle, issue.

Joynoun

something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness;

‘a joy to behold’; ‘the pleasure of his company’; ‘the new car is a delight’;

Joinverb

To meet with and accompany; as, we joined them at the restaurant.

Joyverb

feel happiness or joy

Joinverb

To combine with (another person) in performing some activity; as, join me in welcoming our new president.

Joyverb

make glad or happy

Joinverb

To be contiguous, close, or in contact; to come together; to unite; to mingle; to form a union; as, the bones of the skull join; two rivers join.

‘Whose house joined hard to the synagogue.’; ‘Should we again break thy commandments, and join in affinity with the people of these abominations?’; ‘Nature and fortune joined to make thee great.’;

Joy

The word joy means a feeling of great pleasure and happiness.

Joinnoun

The line joining two points; the point common to two intersecting lines.

Joinnoun

The place or part where objects have been joined; a joint; a seam.

Joinnoun

The combining of multiple tables to answer a query in a relational database system.

Joinnoun

the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

Joinnoun

a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets;

‘let C be the union of the sets A and B’;

Joinverb

become part of; become a member of a group or organization;

‘He joined the Communist Party as a young man’;

Joinverb

cause to become joined or linked;

‘join these two parts so that they fit together’;

Joinverb

come into the company of;

‘She joined him for a drink’;

Joinverb

make contact or come together;

‘The two roads join here’;

Joinverb

be or become joined or united or linked;

‘The two streets connect to become a highway’; ‘Our paths joined’; ‘The travelers linked up again at the airport’;

Joinverb

link; connect

‘the tap was joined to a pipe’; ‘join the paragraphs together’;

Joinverb

become linked or connected to

‘where the River Drave joins the Danube’;

Joinverb

connect (points) with a line

‘join up the points in a different colour’;

Joinverb

unite to form one entity or group

‘they joined up with local environmentalists’; ‘countries join together to abolish restrictions on trade’;

Joinverb

become a member or employee of

‘she joined the department last year’;

Joinverb

take part in

‘I joined the demonstration’; ‘I joined in and sang along’;

Joinverb

become a member of the armed forces

‘her brothers joined up in 1914’;

Joinverb

come into the company of

‘after the show we were joined by Jessica's sister’;

Joinverb

support (someone) in an activity

‘I am sure you will join me in wishing him every success’;

Joinnoun

a place or line where two or more things are connected or fastened together

‘it was soldered so well that you couldn't see the join’;

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