noun, plural gay·e·ties.
Words nearby gayety
Definition for gayety (2 of 2)
noun, plural gai·e·ties.
SYNONYMS FOR gaiety
OTHER WORDS FROM gaietysu·per·gai·e·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for gayety
Hitherto, said he, my life has been too much a life of gayety and action, to be busied so innocently.Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded|Samuel Richardson
But there was this noticeable in Gertrude: whatever took away from her gayety increased her tenderness.The Pilgrims Of The Rhine|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
There was no laughter, none of the gayety with which one has so often reproached this race—but neither were there any tears.A Hilltop on the Marne|Mildred Aldrich
Gayety, wit, and ingenuity are their ruling character: they aspire not to the sublime; still less to the pathetic.
"There is no 'good angel' of the Gayety—the very atmosphere of that place would soil an angel's wing," he exclaimed hotly.Beth Norvell|Randall Parrish