Part of speech: noun

Same as GAIETY.

Part of speech: noun

The state of being gay; merriment; merrymaking; festivity; fun.

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Usage examples "gayety":

  1. Life was gayety to all but him, for Marion- the light of his very existence- had returned to the East. - "Marion's Faith.", Charles King.
  2. For Paul Deulin's gayety always rose to the emergency of the moment. - "The Vultures", Henry Seton Merriman.
  3. Perhaps it is the Custom House which takes all the gayety out of the First and Second Classes before they can get ashore in America. - "A Woman's Will", Anne Warner.