Definition of glee noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɡliː//
; NAmE NAmE//ɡliː//
[uncountable] Happiness
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a feeling of happiness, usually because something good has happened to you, or something bad has happened to somebody else synonym delight He rubbed his hands in glee as he thought of all the money he would make. She couldn't disguise her glee at their embarrassment. See related entries: Happiness Word OriginOld English glēo ‘entertainment, music, fun’, of Germanic origin.
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