What does the word merry mean?

Usage examples for merry

  1. All the world is met here, on purpose to be merry; and merry they are determined to be. – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  2. The Merry Little Breezes looked foolish. – The Adventures of Prickly Porky by Thornton W. Burgess
  3. She turned, to see David's merry face. – Polly of the Hospital Staff by Emma C. Dowd