What is jocund?

  • (adj): Full of or showing high-spirited merriment.
    Example: "A poet could not but be gay, in such a jocund company"- Wordsworth
    Synonyms: gay, jolly, jovial, merry, mirthful

Famous quotes containing the word jocund:

    Night’s candles are burnt out, and jocund day
    Stands tiptoe on the misty mountain tops.
    I must be gone and live, or stay and die.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)