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English definition of “glad”


adjective [-er/-est only]    /ɡlæd/ (-dd-)
pleased and happy : [+ (that) clause] We were glad (that) she succeeded . [+ to infinitive] You don’t have to thank us – we were glad to help . I'm glad of the opportunity to express my thanks . gladly    /ˈɡlæd·li/ adverb [not gradable] I’d gladly show her around, but I’ll be on vacation next week .
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