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English definition of “glad”

glad

adjective     /ɡlæd/ (gladder, gladdest)
A2 pleased and happy : We were glad about her success . I'm glad (that) you came. I'm glad to know the parcel arrived safely . I'd be (only too) glad to help you. We'd be glad of the chance to meet her.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something gladness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of glad adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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