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adjective     /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 cheerily     /ˈtʃɪə.rɪ.li/ US  /ˈtʃɪr.ɪ-/ adverb He waved cheerily.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something cheeriness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Pleasure and happiness
(Definition of cheery adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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