- The definition of joyful is expressing delight or happiness.
An example of joyful is a choir singing upbeat music in church; making joyful music.
A joyful woman.
joyful definition by Webster's New World
feeling, expressing, or causing joy; glad; happy
joyful definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Feeling, causing, or indicating joy. See Synonyms at glad1.
- joyˈful·ly adverb
- joyˈful·ness noun