What does the word jolly mean?

Usage examples for jolly

  1. " It was such a good joke, howeveh, that I did jolly Wood into giving me an o'deh. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  2. " I had a jolly good lunch," I replied. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  3. It would be mighty jolly to have you here, Blue Bonnet. – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read