Cheerful and Gladdening


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Cheerful adjective – Serving to lift one's spirits.
Usage example: a hospital with sunny, cheerful rooms that are designed to make a patient's stay as pleasant as possible

Gladdening and cheerful are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Gladdening" instead an adjective "Cheerful".
Nearby Words: cheer, cheerless, cheery, cheering, cheerfulness
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Gladdening adjective – Making one feel good inside.
Cheerful and gladdening are semantically related. You can use "Cheerful" instead an adjective "Gladdening".
Nearby Words: gladden, gladdened
Synonyms for Gladdening
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Gladdening or Cheerful. 2016. Accessed May 28, 2020.

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