- the quality or state of being happy.
- good fortune; pleasure; contentment; joy.
Origin of happiness
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Related Words for happinessesprosperity, contentment, enjoyment, joy, glee, optimism, euphoria, delight, elation, exhilaration, well-being, pleasure, laughter, jubilation, bliss, gladness, sanctity, joviality, cheerfulness, playfulness
Examples from the Web for happinesses
Historical Examples of happinesses
Let me go and tell him you will consent—to all our happinesses.White Lies
They were no longer miseries, they were happinesses which brought him those smiles.Salem Chapel, v.1/2
God bless you and send you all manner of comforts and happinesses.Mary Lamb
Anne Burrows Gilchrist
It was one of the happinesses of her life, she said, to teach that school.John Marvel, Assistant
Thomas Nelson Page
This realization must come at its own time, like the other happinesses of life.Passages From the English Notebooks, Volume 1