joy

  1. the emotion of great happiness
  2. something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness

Joy

• (n.) The sign or exhibition of joy; gayety; mirth; merriment; festivity. • (n.) To rejoice; to be glad; to delight; to exult. • (v. t.) To enjoy. • (n.) The passion or emotion excited by the acquisition or expectation of good; pleasurable feelings or emotions caused by success, good fortune, and the like, or by a rational pros...
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(from the article `Christianity`) Friedrich Nietzsche summarized his critique of the Christians of his time in the words of Zarathushtra (Zoroaster): `They would have to sing better ...
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joy

joyousness noun the emotion of great happiness
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Joy

[dishwashing liquid] Joy dishwashing liquid is a major brand of dish-cleaning detergent product made by U.S.-based personal and cleaning products manufacturer and marketer Procter & Gamble. First introduced to the U.S. in 1949, Joy was an early example of a product being reformulated to include the fragrance of lemons and helped begin the o...
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Joy

[Ellie Goulding] Transport options in Lanzhou ...
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Joy

[given name] Joy is a common female given name meaning Joy, Happiness, Joyful. A common variant of the name is the Latin female given name Joyce (name). ==People with the given name Joy== ==Fictional characters with the given name Joy== ...
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Joy

[magazine] Joy is an international women`s magazine, started in 1995 with German language edition. Magazine topics are lifestyle, trends, fashion, beauty, men. Covers usually feature famous actresses, singers and other female entertainers. In Germany the magazine has a circulation of 314,036. All of the editions are printed in travel size, ...
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[novels] Joy is a series of semi-autobiographical erotic novels by Joy Laurey, the pen name of Jean-Pierre Imbrohoris. The character is a supermodel whose father is American and mother is French. The books have been adapted as movies and TV miniseries. ==Novels== ==Movies== ...
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[perfume] Joy is a perfume created for Parisian couturier Jean Patou by perfumer Henri Alméras in 1929. It is considered to be one of the greatest fragrances created and is a landmark example of the floral genre in perfumery. Joy was created as a reaction to the 1929 Wall Street Crash, which had diminished the fortunes of Jean Patou`s weal...
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[programming language] The Joy programming language in computer science is a purely functional programming language that was produced by Manfred von Thun of La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia. Joy is based on composition of functions rather than lambda calculus. It has turned out to have many similarities to Forth, due not to desig...
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Joy

[South African Group] Joy is a female vocal group from South Africa who had a No 1 hit in South Africa in 1980 with Paradise Road. It spent 9 weeks at the No 1 spot. Felicia Marion, Thoka Ndlozi and Anneline Malebo joined forces in 1979 and proceeded to set South African stages alight with colourful and fiery performances. They were very su...
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[Teddy Pendergrass song] `Joy` is a 1988 single by Teddy Pendergrass. The single became Teddy Pendergrass` first number one on the Black Singles chart in ten years, where it stayed for two weeks. The single was also his first solo entry on the Hot 100 in seven years. `Joy` also peaked at number forty-two on the dance chart. ...
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Joy

Joy intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Joyed (joid); present participle & verbal noun Joying .] [ Old French joir , French jouir . See Joy , noun ] To rejoice; to be glad; to del...
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Joy

Joy noun [ Middle English joye , Old French joye , joie , goie , French joie , Latin gaudia , plural of gaudium joy, from gaudere to rejoice, to be glad; confer Greek ... to rejoice, ... proud. Confer Gaud , Jewel .] 1. ...
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Joy

Joy transitive verb 1. To give joy to; to congratulate. [ Obsolete] ' Joy us of our conquest.' Dryden. « To joy the friend, or grapple with the foe.» Prior. 2. To gladden; to make joyful; to exhilarate. [ Obsolete] « Neither pleasure's ...
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Joy

Joy is an English name for boys and girls. The meaning is `joy, happiness` The name Joy is most commonly given to Dutch girls. (4 times more often than to American girls.) Although in most countries Joy is a name given to girls. In the United States, 1 out of 53 Joy`s are boys. What do they use in other countries? Joyce (English) The name sounds li...
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Joy

Joy is slang for heroin.
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joy

see sehnsucht.
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joy

the emotion of great happiness
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joy

[n] - the emotion of great happiness 2. [n] - something or someone that provides pleasure
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