A cheery hello.
Neither believed her cheery pronouncement.
Captain Keller met us in the yard and gave me a cheery welcome and a hearty handshake.
She turned, and went up the stairs, humming a cheery tune.
"Let's get those drinks," she said with a cheery voice and, taking his hand, descended the stairs to the dining room.
In fact, no one can listen to the cheery sound of the little bird's ordinary calls with anything but a hopeful feeling.