Jocund meaning

jŏkənd, jōkənd
Sprightly and lighthearted in disposition, character, or quality.
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Cheerful; genial.
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The definition of jocund is something or someone cheery and light-hearted.

A cheerful and happy birthday party is an example of something that would be described as jocund.

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Jovial; exuberant; lighthearted; merry and in high spirits; exhibiting happiness.
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Origin of jocund

  • Middle English from Old French jocond from Latin iūcundus, iōcundus from iuvāre to help, delight

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

  • From Old French jocond, from Latin iūcundus (“pleasant, agreeable”).

    From Wiktionary