Genial and Jolly


Show Definitions
Genial adjective – Having or showing kindly feeling and sincere interest.
Usage example: genial new neighbors who helped us unpack boxes and brought us dinner our first night in the new place

Jolly is a synonym for genial in friendly topic. In some cases you can use "Jolly" instead an adjective "Genial", when it comes to topics like extremely nice and happy.
Nearby Words: genius, genially, geniality
Synonyms for Genial


Show Definitions
Jolly adjective – Giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses.
Usage example: we always have a jolly time at their seaside cottage

Genial is a synonym for jolly in happy topic. You can use "Genial" instead an adjective "Jolly", if it concerns topics such as happy-go-lucky.
Nearby Word: jollying
Synonyms for Jolly

Things that words describes

person genial person jolly person
guy genial guy jolly guy
people genial people jolly people
fan genial fan jolly fan
Other nouns: type, fashion, personality, demeanor, salesman.
Cite this Source
Jolly and Genial. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 25, from
Genial & Jolly. N.p., 2016. Web. 25 Jul. 2021. <>.
Jolly or Genial. 2016. Accessed July 25, 2021.

Synonyms for genial
Share this picture

Synonyms for jolly
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "genial" and "jolly" have occurred on timeline: