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Feeling happy - thesaurus

Synonyms

happy

adjective

feeling pleased and satisfied

glad

adjective

happy and pleased about something

alive

adjective

full of energy and feeling happy and excited

pleased

adjective

happy and satisfied

content

adjective

happy and satisfied with your life

satisfied

adjective

pleased with what has happened or with what you have achieved

contented

adjective

happy and satisfied with your life

cheerful

adjective

behaving in a happy friendly way

carefree

adjective

happy and without any worries, problems, or responsibilities

exuberant

adjective

happy, excited, and full of energy

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(as) pleased as punch

extremely pleased about something

at one with

happy and relaxed in your environment

blissed out

adjective

informal extremely happy, especially as a result of taking an illegal drug

blithe

adjective

literary happy and not worried about anything

blithely

adverb

happily, especially because you do not realize that something is wrong

bouncy

adjective

happy, lively, and enthusiastic

bright

adjective

happy and lively

bright as a button

very happy and lively

bubbly

adjective

lively, happy, and friendly

buoyant

adjective

feeling happy and confident

careless

adjective

old-fashioned carefree

cheerfully

adverb

in a way that shows that you are happy

cheery

adjective

feeling or showing happiness

chipper

adjective

old-fashionedinformal feeling happy and full of energy and hope

chirpy

adjective

happy and lively

chuffed

adjective

Britishinformal very pleased about something

cock-a-hoop

adjective

pleased and proud about something that you have done

delighted

adjective

very happy, especially because something good has happened

delirious

adjective

extremely happy and excited

ebullient

adjective

formal very happy and enthusiastic

ecstatic

adjective

extremely happy or pleased

elated

adjective

extremely happy and excited

enraptured

adjective

literary enjoying something very much

euphoric

adjective

feeling extremely happy, usually for a short time only

exalted

adjective

formal extremely happy and proud

excited

adjective

very happy and enthusiastic because something good is going to happen, especially when this makes you unable to relax

exhilarated

adjective

extremely happy, excited, and full of energy

exuberant

adjective

showing happiness, excitement, and energy

exultant

adjective

formal very pleased and excited, especially about something that you have achieved

flattered

adjective

feeling pleased that someone notices and admires you

floating on air/on a cloud

very happy, as if you were dreaming

flushed with success/triumph etc

very excited and happy in a way that is obvious to other people, when you have achieved something good

flying high

very happy or successful

fondly

adverb

with positive or happy feelings

fulfilled

adjective

happy and satisfied, especially because you are doing something important or using your abilities

gaily

adverb

in a happy and lively way

gay

adjective

old-fashioned happy and excited

giddy

adjective

very excited and happy

glad/happy/pleased to see the back of

happy when you no longer have to deal with someone or something because they are annoying or unpleasant

gladly

adverb

in a happy or pleased way

gleeful

adjective

happy and excited, often because of someone else’s bad luck

good

adjective

feeling happy

happily

adverb

in a happy way

high

adjective

very happy or excited

in the pink

healthy and happy

into raptures

literary into an extremely happy and excited state

intoxicated

adjective

literary feeling so excited or happy about something that you cannot think clearly

jocund

adjective

literary happy and cheerful

jolly

adjective

friendly and cheerful

jovial

adjective

cheerful and friendly

joyful

adjective

very happy

joyful

adjective

expressing great happiness

jubilant

adjective

extremely happy because something good has happened

light-hearted

adjective

happy and not worried about anything

like the cat that got the cream

very pleased about something you have achieved

merrily

adverb

in a happy or lively way

merry

adjective

old-fashioned happy and lively

on cloud nine

extremely happy

on top of the world

in a very good mood because things are going well for you

overjoyed

adjective

extremely pleased

perky

adjective

informal lively and happy

rambunctious

adjective

mainly American rumbustious

rapt

adjective

Australianinformal very happy and pleased

relieved

adjective

happy and relaxed because something bad has not happened or because a bad situation has ended

rumbustious

adjective

British noisy, lively, and happy

satisfied

adjective

used about people’s actions and behaviour

seraphic

adjective

literary happy and satisfied

stoked

adjective

informal very happy and excited

sunny

adjective

happy

thrilled

adjective

very pleased and excited

tickled

adjective

informal pleased

to someone’s satisfaction/to the satisfaction of someone

used for saying that someone is happy and pleased

touched

adjective

feeling happy or emotional, for example because someone has been very kind or because a situation is sad

triumphant

adjective

showing that you are very pleased or excited about a victory or success

upbeat

adjective

informal happy and positive because you are confident that you will get what you want

uplifted

adjective

feeling happier or more hopeful

walking on air

so happy that everything in life seems good

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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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