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Correct spelling:
glad
Definition:
glad, adj. pleased: cheerful: bright: giving pleasure.-- v.t. to make glad:-- pr.p. glad'ding; pa.p. glad'ded.-- v.t. GLAD'DEN, to make glad: to cheer: to animate.-- adj. GLAD'FUL ( Spens.).-- n. GLAD'FULNESS.-- adv. GLAD'LY.-- n. GLAD'NESS.-- adj. GLAD'SOME, glad: joyous: gay.-- adv. GLAD'SOMELY.-- n. GLAD'SOMENESS. [ A.S. glæd; Ger. glatt, smooth, Ice. glaðr, bright, Dan. glad.]

What does the acronym glad stand for?

GLAD abbreviation definitions:
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Synonyms:

adjective
all
glad, happy.
bright
lively.
cheerful
agreeable, cheerful, in good spirits, genial, chirpy, full of pep, cordial, lively, pleasant, joyful, chirpiest, happy, in high spirits, hilarious, gladsome, gay, lighthearted, sparkling, zappy, perky, warm, spirited, pleased, jaunty, chirpier, optimistic, sunny, buoyant, sunny side up, merry, jolly, affable, amiable, friendly, up-beat, zingy, snappy, easygoing, congenial, complaisant, cheery, bright.
happy, delightful
merry, lighthearted, genial, tickled pink, tickled to death, beaming, contented, Tickled, up, pleased, radiant, can't complain, willing, felicitous, joyful, gratified, jocund, sparkling, joyous, floating on air, cheerful, cheering, animated, rejoicing, gleeful, gay, pleased as punch, exhilarated, overjoyed, blithesome, gratifying, beautiful, hilarious, jovial, pleasant, cheery, mirthful, pleasing, bright.
jovial
festal, jokey, Conversable, facetious, jollying, Larking, off-the-wall, lots of laughs.
joyous
heartwarming.
proud
well-pleased, greathearted.
noun
encouraging
hopeful, exhilarating, pleasing.
glad
happy, grateful, beaming, cheerful, lief, gladsome, pleased, willing, thankful.
happy
animated, jovial.
plant
gladiolus, gladiola, glad, sword lily.
Examples of usage:
  1. I shall be very glad. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  2. How glad I am to see you back again!" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. " I am glad of that," I said. – The Red Cockade by Stanley J. Weyman
  4. I'm glad to see you, Desmond. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  5. That is why I am glad to give it back to thee. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
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