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Synonyms for happy

characterized by luck or good fortune

being in or showing good spirits

having achieved satisfaction, as of one's goal

providing joy and pleasure

marked by festal celebration

suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place

eagerly compliant

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enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure

marked by good fortune

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eagerly disposed to act or to be of service

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well expressed and to the point

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Auto Express chief Steve Fowler said: "While there is some variation between things like age and region, by and large most car owners are happier than ever with their cars.
In Jones' book, "Living Happier After: 20 Women Talk About Life After Divorce" women tell how they overcame the demise of their marriage and started living happier after their divorce.
Looking over cross-country comparisons of income and happiness in 2003, the British economist Richard Layard concluded, "Above $15,000 per head, higher average income is no guarantee of greater happiness" The upshot was that fostering economic growth is futile: When everyone becomes richer, no one becomes happier.
Brown captures the isolating netherworld of loss and grief, but Happier Endings is anything but maudlin.
Carolyn Hsu, a sociologist at Colgate University in New York, surveyed nearly 1,600 students at a selective residential liberal arts college in the Northeast along with her colleagues to determine which group of students report being happier with their social lives.
I try not to compartmentalise things too much into years, but generally speaking, I'm happier than I've ever been in my life," thesun.
And Mexicans are somewhat happier than their GDP-per-capita numbers should indicate.
Exactly half of those questioned said more money would be the one thing guaranteed to make them happier overnight.
Research indicates men get happier as they age while women grow sadder: FIND YOUR STRONGEST LIFE is designed to help women to happier lives by applying the author's decades of research at the Gallup Organization and his years of walking business executives through his 'strengths revolution' program.
DENNIS WISE says he could not be happier to lose a Blues landmark to John Terry when Chelsea face Wolves tomorrow.
Byline: Just 12% of people in Britain feel happier with their lives since the recession began, according to a new survey.
MUSCAT Eoe1/4" BellTel, Nokia distributor in Oman, has joined the BankMuscat-Omantel social initiative Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]Together for a Happier EidEoe1/4ao.
It could be acceptance of weakness, more maturity, or greater appreciation for life as friends and loved ones die--and happier people may live longer, affecting the data.
BRITONS searching for some "joie de vivre" should move to France to feel happier and healthier, according to a survey of expatriates published today.