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English definition of “overjoyed”


adjective [after verb]     /ˌəʊ.vəˈdʒɔɪd/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
extremely pleased and happy : We're overjoyed at your news . [+ to infinitive] Helen was overjoyed to hear that she had got the job . [+ that] I'm overjoyed that you're coming to visit me.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
(Definition of overjoyed adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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