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Meaning of “glad” - Learner’s Dictionary

glad

adjective [never before noun]
 
 
/ɡlæd/
HAPPY A2 happy about something: [+ (that)] She's very glad that she left. [+ to do sth] I'm so glad to see you.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
WILLING very willing to do something: [+ to do sth] She's always glad to help.Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant
be glad of sth formal to be grateful for something: I was glad of a few days off before going back to work.Relieved and thankful
(Definition of glad from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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