Origin of cheerful
Examples from the Web for cheerful
They also love Christmas, and are determined to make it cheerful and to give gifts.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts|Molly Hannon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A cheerful convict was found dead by his devoted caretaker one morning.
Eri Hayward is cheerful, even as she drops verbal bombs that demolish mainstream conceptions about being transgender.Thank God! To the Church, This Transgender Woman Is Just a Skank|Emily Shire|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And as with all cheerful, well-intentioned memes, the Challenge has provoked some good old-fashioned political trolling.
Announcing it in that cheerful way, with her badge and her glasses and her youth.
Sylvia sat beside Bassett at dinner that night, and it was on the whole a cheerful party.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
With newly awakened courage I now journeyed onward, and got over the rest of the road in the most cheerful disposition of mind.Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr
These "little brown men" are industrious, patient, cheerful, obliging.
Not that the chamber was cheerful—far from it, for it was intensely dark,—but our Indian was a practical man.The Walrus Hunters|R.M. Ballantyne
So long as the stores were carried in the boats, the Indians had been cheerful and docile, and easy to manage.The Devil-Tree of El Dorado|Frank Aubrey