The definition of happiness is the state of joy, peace and tranquility.noun
An example of happiness is a bride's feeling of joy on her wedding day.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of happy
- favored by circumstances; lucky; fortunate
- having, showing, or causing a feeling of great pleasure, contentment, joy, etc.; joyous; glad; pleased
- exactly appropriate to the occasion; suitable and clever; apt; felicitous: a happy suggestion
- intoxicated, or irresponsibly quick to act, as if intoxicated: sometimes used in hyphenated compounds
Origin: ME happi < hap: see hap
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