Glad meaning

glăd
Very willing; pleased.

Glad to help.

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Feeling or characterized by pleasure or joy; happy; pleased.
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The definition of glad is feeling pleased, happy, satisfied or grateful.

When you are pleased it is not raining, this is an example of a situation where you are glad it is not raining.

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Causing pleasure or joy; making happy.
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Very willing.

I'm glad to help.

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(archaic) To gladden.
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I'm glad the rain has finally stopped.

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Milton.

Glad evening and glad morn crowned the fourth day.

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To make glad; to cheer; to gladden; to exhilarate.
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Providing joy and pleasure.

A glad occasion.

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To gladden.
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A gladiolus.
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Bright or beautiful.
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Origin of glad

  • Middle English from Old English glæd ghel-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old English glæd

    From Wiktionary