overjoyed


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Synonyms for overjoyed

Synonyms for overjoyed

feeling great delight and joy

Words related to overjoyed

extremely joyful

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I should be overjoyed if I dared depend on it, but after all that I have seen how can one be secure And Reginald really with you
Instead of making friends and exchanging visits with our neighbours, who had at first been overjoyed to see a Roylott of Stoke Moran back in the old family seat, he shut himself up in his house and seldom came out save to indulge in ferocious quarrels with whoever might cross his path.
As soon as the young princess saw her ball, she ran to pick it up; and she was so overjoyed to have it in her hand again, that she never thought of the frog, but ran home with it as fast as she could.
The coloured people were overjoyed, and were constantly offering their services in any way in which they could be of assistance in getting the school started.
But as he put his hack into a canter, that he might get the sooner home, and tell the good news to Rosamond, and get cash at the bank to pay over to Dover's agent, there crossed his mind, with an unpleasant impression, as from a dark-winged flight of evil augury across his vision, the thought of that contrast in himself which a few months had brought--that he should be overjoyed at being under a strong personal obligation-- that he should be overjoyed at getting money for himself from Bulstrode.
Diana was not the most discerning of mortals, but just at this moment it struck her that Anne was not looking exactly overjoyed.
Two weeks later he was overjoyed to see, in the latest number on the news-stand, his story printed in full, illustrated, and in the place of honor.
The Ass came to the place of meeting, overjoyed at the prospect of a royal alliance.
Upon which Western, who had been much alarmed by meeting his daughter's horse without its rider, and was now overjoyed to find her unhurt, cried out, "I am glad it is no worse.
She failed in this, and was forced to rejoin her aunt in Cincinnati, The old lady was overjoyed to see her again.
Then it came in upon my mind that this was all his sorrow at my departure; and my conscience smote me hard and fast, because I, for my part, was overjoyed to get away out of that quiet country-side, and go to a great, busy house, among rich and respected gentlefolk of my own name and blood.
She was not simply overjoyed at meeting him, but she sought in his face signs of the impression she was making on him.
Overjoyed at this discovery, he hastened to the house, which was situated in a mean street near the Reuss.
I left the officer overjoyed with his prize, and fully satisfied with what he had got, and appointed to meet him at a house of his own directing, where I came after I had disposed of the cargo I had about me, of which he had not the least suspicion.
This the young fellow was so overjoyed with, that he could not restrain himself.