Glee is defined as great happiness or delight.noun
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- lively joy; gaiety; merriment
- an English part song for three or more unaccompanied, usually men's, voices
Origin: ME gle < OE gleo, entertainment, merriment, akin to (rare) ON glȳ < IE *ghleu-, to be merry, jest < base *ghel-, to cry out > Gr chleuē, jest
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- Jubilant delight; joy.
- Music A part song scored for three or more usually male and unaccompanied voices that was popular in the 18th century.
Origin: Middle English gle, entertainment, from Old English glēo; see ghel-2 in Indo-European roots.