happiness Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"happiness" in British English

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happinessnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈhæp.i.nəs/
B1 the ​feeling of being ​happy: It was only ​later in ​life that she ​found happiness and ​peace of ​mind.formal Will you ​join me in ​wishing the ​bride and ​groom every happiness?
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(Definition of happiness from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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happinessnoun [U]

 us   /ˈhæp·i·nəs/
the ​feeling of being ​pleased or ​happy: Our ​children have ​brought us so much happiness.
(Definition of happiness from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “happiness”
in Arabic سَعادة…
in Korean 행복함…
in Portuguese felicidade…
in Catalan felicitat…
in Japanese 幸せ, 幸福…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幸福,快乐…
in Turkish mutluluk, saadet…
in Russian счастье…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幸福,快樂…
in Italian felicità, allegria…
in Polish szczęście…
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