Kurosawa made two movies that showed you how to move—the excitement, joy, hydraulics, and all.
joy Woodhouse calls in to tell her bickering boys Brad and Dallas to “get this out of your system” before Christmas.
You get the clear feeling that she worked hard for every ounce of that joy.
Where once there was expectation, thrills, and joy, there is now uncertainty, dread, and fear.
You hug your partner, they kiss you, you kiss them, tears of joy flow.
How can I think of any thing except the joy of having found you again?
What, it seemed to ask, could all the evil tongues in the world do to poison this joy?
The newspapers pounced on them with joy, as cats pounce and purr on catnip.
He did not stir His eyes from the dead leaves, or one small pulse Of joy he might have felt.
Portia is a splendid creature, radiant with confidence, hope, and joy.
c.1200, "feeling of pleasure and delight;" c.1300, "source of pleasure or happiness," from Old French joie (11c.), from Latin gaudia, plural of gaudium "joy," from gaudere "rejoice," from PIE root *gau- "to rejoice" (cf. Greek gaio "I rejoice," Middle Irish guaire "noble"). Joy-riding is American English, 1908.