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adjective uk   /ˈtʃɪə.ri/ us    /ˈtʃɪr.i/
bright and happy: She walked in with a cheery "Good morning!" He gave us a cheery wave as we drove past.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
adverb uk   /ˈtʃɪə.rɪ.li/ us    /ˈtʃɪr.ɪ-/
He waved cheerily.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Pleasure and happiness
(Definition of cheery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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