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English definition of “overjoyed”


adjective [after verb] uk   /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
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