The definition of merry is festive, full of laughter or fun.(adjective)
An example of something merry is a joyous wedding celebration; a merry celebration.
See merry in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME mery < OE myrge, pleasing, agreeable, akin to OHG murgi, short < IE base *mreĝhu-, *mrĝhu-, short > Gr brachys, L brevis, short: basic sense “lasting a short time, seeming brief”
See merry in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective mer·ri·er, mer·ri·est
Origin: Middle English merri
Origin: , from Old English mirige, pleasant; see mregh-u- in Indo-European roots.
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