jovial


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characterized by joyful exuberance

Synonyms for jovial

full of or showing high-spirited merriment

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Top of the bill was our jovial food minister Nick Brown.
As the Air Force's B-2 prime contractor, Northrop Grumman contracted Semantic Designs to construct cost-effective, automated tools and translation methods to modernize the flight management computer system software applications, beginning with the OFP, by converting the legacy JOVIAL code to C.
There were two seeding changes before the draw with Honest Robber and Jovial Monk now both rails from middle.
Other results Premier Division: Saltersgill C 4 Jovial Monk 86 4; Boro Coronation 5 Erimus B 3; Red Lion 5 St Mary's A 3; Eston 6 Erimus B 2; Middlebeck 4 Saltersgill B 4.
In relation to David Cameron's "Calm down, dear" remarks to Angela Eagle yesterday (April 26), it was clearly meant in a jovial fashion, trying to diffuse a situation where a lot stronger wording could have been used.
TRIBUTES are being paid to a jovial Tyneside publican.
And well done to jovial Jim White who greeted the goal with a smile and some applause.
This is a term used sometimes as an insult and in a jovial fashion between young people today.
The family hoped and prayed, but the subsequent tests confirmed their worst fears: The jovial young basketball lover was diagnosed with a life- threatening form of lymphoblastic lymphoma cancer.
The jovial paintings in Hirschfeld's Harlem are accompanied by commentaries and reminiscences by the likes of Lena Horne, Geoffrey Holder, Bobby Short and George C.
Farmer Tony Martin was said to be in jovial mood last night as he enjoyed his first days of freedom after more than three years in jail.
Gasthof 2002" presented an intuitive and discerning curriculum in which hospitality functioned as a scrupulous instrument for rethinking an array of thorny political, cultural, and ethical affairs--all in the Stadelschule's jovial atmosphere.
The jovial actors have no embarrassment whatsoever, except that one of them wears sunglasses and a hat, like he's expecting to maybe go up for a part somewhere else someday.
Wang danced with a jovial, uninhibited style and vigor.
The other major attraction of The Maltese Falcon is its colorful cast of characters; they include the antiheroic detective Sam SPADE; Brigid O'Shaughnessy, a deceptive beauty; Joel Cairo, an effete Levantine whose gun gives him courage; the very fat and jovial but sinister Casper Gutman; and Gutman's "gunsel" Wilmer, eager to be feared.