Definition of cheerful


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • cheerful is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 16 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • cheerful is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of cheerful

  • pleasantly (even unrealistically) optimistic (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. pollyannaish
    2. upbeat

  • being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits (adjective)

    Examples

    1. her cheerful nature
    2. a cheerful greeting
    3. a cheerful room
    4. as cheerful as anyone confined to a hospital bed could be

See definition of cheerful in Merriam Webster