jollity


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Synonyms for jollity

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feeling jolly and jovial and full of good humor

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Inside, a faceted roof structure radiates out from a central column imparting an air of circus tent jollity and escapism as light dapples in through the broad horizontal slats.
When, after appraising Stan's comely wife Molly, Willard announces, ``My own wife went to seed about 10 years ago,'' his desultory jollity earns laughs up and down the scale, from high-brow to low-brow.
JUKEBOX jollity left six housemates in high spirits after they won a place in the Saturday party room.
All in all, I found the episode very dull with little suspense, little drama and even less jollity.
It isn't just about all that enforced, you MUST have a good time jollity, the hassle of having to queue up to get into certain pubs, or the difficulties of getting a cab home in the early hours.
There is a Dickensian jollity about the images--for example the Eureka moment when Otis, dressed in a night shirt and cap, leaps from his bed with the idea that people as well as things can be lifted by an elevator.
Better that way than a forced jollity or a bad-mannered show.
Amid all the fun and jollity, this was a complex piece of work, combining elements of fairytale, dark humour, epic quest, love story and absurdity.
There's simply no getting away from it, waiting on telephones, while shopping and no doubt we'll soon be inundated with Christmas jollity everywhere we go.
Accessories add the jollity and frivolity to your home, and they are a gas to buy.
Arriving, I was greeted with scenes of great jollity.
Jordana Beatty stars in this aggressively beaming holiday jollity that's not so much Diary Of A Wimpy Kid as Day-Glo Doodlings Of A Brat.
Things I hate about Christmas: rampant over-commercialisation, decorations going up in November, enforced corporate jollity (such as bank cashiers wearing Santa hats), the panic-stricken crowds in every shopping centre, drunken revellers being sick on the train home, George Michael, etc.
I think it was all that forced jollity and gurning.
We'll have all the usual jollity of the event plus the fact that we have a stock of trees to give away so that people can plant them for the Tree O'Clock event.