gladden definition by Webster's New World
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to make glad
Origin: ; from glad plush -en
Archaic to be or become glad
gladden definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb glad·dened, glad·den·ing, glad·dens verb, transitive
To make glad. See Synonyms at please.verb, intransitive Archaic
To be glad.