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Significado de “jolly” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "jolly" - Diccionario Inglés

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uk   /ˈdʒɒl.i/  us   /ˈdʒɑː.li/

jolly adjective (HAPPY)

happy and ​smiling: a jolly ​smile/​manner/​mood She's a very jolly, ​upbeatsort of a ​person.

jolly adjective (ENJOYABLE)

old-fashioned enjoyable, ​energetic, and ​entertaining: a jolly ​occasion We ​spent a very jolly ​evening together, ​chatting and ​reminiscing.

jolly adjective (ATTRACTIVE)

mainly UK bright and ​attractive: I ​love the ​brightyellow you've ​painted the children's ​room - it makes it ​look really jolly.


uk   /ˈdʒɒl.i/  us   /ˈdʒɑː.li/ UK old-fashioned informal
very: That's a jolly ​nicescarf you're ​wearing.

jollyverb [T + adv/prep]

uk   /ˈdʒɒl.i/  us   /ˈdʒɑː.li/ informal
to ​encourage someone to do something by putting that ​person in a good ​mood and ​persuading them ​gently: I'll ​try to jolly my ​parents into letting me ​borrow the ​car this ​weekend. She didn't really ​want to go to the ​party, so we had to jolly her along a little.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of jolly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "jolly" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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 us   /ˈdʒɑl·i/
happy and ​pleasant: That ​clownlookspretty jolly.
(Definition of jolly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “jolly”
en coreano 행복한…
en árabe مَرِح, بَشوش…
in Malaysian riang…
en francés jovial…
en ruso веселый, приятный…
en chino (tradicionál) 高興的, 興高采烈的,快活的…
en italiano gaio, gioioso, allegro…
en turco neşeli, şen şakrak, mutlu…
en polaco wesoły…
en español alegre, divertido, gracioso…
in Vietnamese vui vẻ…
en portugués jovial, alegre…
in Thai ร่าเริง…
en alemán fröhlich…
en catalán jovial…
en japonés 上機嫌な…
en chino (simplificado) 高兴的, 兴高采烈的,快活的…
in Indonesian periang…
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