Joyous is the third album by Portland, Oregon-based R&B group Pleasure. It was released in 1977 and produced by jazz legend Wayne Henderson of the Crusaders.
Full of joy; happy.
Having a arising from a consciousness of well-being or of enjoyment; enjoying good of any kind, such as comfort, peace, or tranquillity; blissful, contented, joyous.
"Music makes me feel happy."
Experiencing the effect of favored by fortune or luck; fortunate, lucky, propitious.
Content, satisfied (with or to do something); having no objection (to something).
"Are you happy to pay me back by the end of the week?"
"Yes, I am happy with the decision."
Of acts, speech, etc.: appropriate, apt, felicitous.
"a happy coincidence"
Favoring or inclined to use.
Of persons, especially when referring to their ability to express themselves (often followed by at or in): dexterous, ready, skilful.
preceded by the: happy people as a group.
A happy event, thing, person, etc.
Often followed by up: to become happy; to brighten up, to cheer up.
Often followed by up: to cheer, to enliven.
feeling or showing pleasure or contentment
"they are happy to see me doing well"
"Melissa came in looking happy and excited"
"we're just happy that he's still alive"
having a sense of trust and confidence in (a person, arrangement, or situation)
"he was not happy about the proposals"
satisfied with the quality or standard of
"I'm happy with his performance"
willing to do something
"we will be happy to advise you"
used in greetings
fortunate and convenient
"he had the happy knack of making people like him"
inclined to use a specified thing excessively or at random
"they tended to be grenade-happy"
Glad; gay; merry; joyful; also, affording or inspiring joy; with of before the word or words expressing the cause of joy.
Favored by hap, luck, or fortune; lucky; fortunate; successful; prosperous; satisfying desire; as, a happy expedient; a happy effort; a happy venture; a happy omen.
Experiencing the effect of favorable fortune; having the feeling arising from the consciousness of well-being or of enjoyment; enjoying good of any kind, as peace, tranquillity, comfort; contented; joyous; as, happy hours, happy thoughts.
Dexterous; ready; apt; felicitous.
full of or characterized by joy;
"felt a joyous abandon"
full of or suggesting exultant happiness;
"a joyful heart"
"a joyful occasion"
"the joyous news"
enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure or good fortune;
"a happy smile"
"spent many happy days on the beach"
"a happy marriage"
experiencing pleasure or joy;
"happy you are here"
"pleased with the good news"
marked by good fortune;
"a felicitous life"
"a happy outcome"
satisfied; enjoying well-being and contentment;
"felt content with her lot"
"quite happy to let things go on as they are"
exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation
well expressed and to the point;
"a happy turn of phrase"
"a few well-chosen words"
"a felicitous comment"