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English definition of “glee”

glee

noun [U] uk   /ɡliː/ us  
happiness, excitement, or pleasure: She opened her presents with glee.Pleasure and happiness
gleeful
adjective uk   /-fəl/ us  
a gleeful smile/shoutFeeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
gleefully
adverb uk   /-fəl.i/ us  
Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
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