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Stephen was a cheerful, affectionate child.
“I’ll do everything I can to help you,” she said with a cheerful grin.
Paula seemed to be her usual cheerful self.
She painted her room in cheerful orange and yellow.
a cheerful pop song
The fire was a cheerful sight on such a cold, dreary day.
This is the American English definition of cheerful. View British English definition of cheerful.
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