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Ways of expressing happiness and pleasure

hooray

interjection

a word that you shout to show that you are excited and happy about something

yippee

interjection

an expression of happiness and excitement. This word is used mainly by children.

aah

interjection

used for showing that you are happy, satisfied, or surprised

excellent

adjective

used for showing that you are very pleased about something

lovely

adjective

used for saying you are pleased about something

good for/on someone

used for saying that you are happy about something good that someone has done or that has happened to them

hallelujah

interjection

used for expressing happiness that something you had been waiting for or hoping for has happened

good

adjective

used for saying that you are pleased with someone, or are pleased about something

thank God/goodness/heaven(s)

used for saying that you are happy that something unpleasant has stopped or has not happened

wonders will never cease

used for saying that you are very surprised and happy about something

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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the gear that you use for driving a vehicle very slowly

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subtweet

to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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