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gladden


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gladden  \Glad"den\,  v.  i. 
  To  be  or  become  glad;  to  rejoice. 
 
  The  vast  Pacific  gladdens  with  the  freight. 
  --Wordsworth. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gladden  \Glad"den\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gladdened};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Gladdening}.]  [See  {Glad},  v.  t.] 
  To  make  glad;  to  cheer;  to  please;  to  gratify;  to  rejoice;  to 
  exhilarate. 
 
  A  secret  pleasure  gladdened  all  that  saw  him 
  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gladden 
  v  1:  make  glad  or  happy  [syn:  {joy}]  [ant:  {sadden}] 
  2:  become  glad  or  happy  [ant:  {sadden}] 




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