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merriment


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Merriment  \Mer"ri*ment\,  n. 
  Gayety,  with  laughter;  mirth;  frolic.  ``Follies  and  light 
  merriment.''  --Spenser. 
 
  Methought  it  was  the  sound  Of  riot  and  ill-managed 
  merriment.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  merriment 
  n  1:  a  gay  feeling  [syn:  {gaiety}] 
  2:  activities  that  are  enjoyable  or  amusing;  "I  do  it  for  the 
  fun  of  it";  "he  is  fun  to  have  around"  [syn:  {fun},  {playfulness}] 




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