Meaning of “glad” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective [ never before noun ] us uk /ɡlæd/

A2 happy about something:

[ + (that) ] She's very glad that she left.
[ + to do sth ] I'm so glad to see you.

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very willing to do something:

[ + to do sth ] She's always glad to help.
be glad of sth formal

to be grateful for something:

I was glad of a few days off before going back to work.

(Definition of “glad” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)