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Origin of merriment
Examples from the Web for merriment
Even in the midst of all the merriment, however, were reminders of the ongoing tensions within conservatism.
While the mass populous is being pumped with merriment to the point of nausea a single Misfit can be seen in the distance.
After one such night of merriment, I woke up at a station completely unfamiliar to me.
The irruption of this motley crew with beat of drum, according to ancient custom, was the consummation of uproar and merriment.The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.|Washington Irving
The magistrate told them to pay their fees, and go home, and mix a little wisdom with their merriment in future.Mornings at Bow Street|John Wight
All of the boys are at college, finishing their education, and all are as wideawake as ever, and Tom is just as full of merriment.The Rover Boys in the Air|Edward Stratemeyer
The clown, by boisterous and often indecorous jest, raises peals of merriment.A Civil Servant in Burma|Herbert Thirkel White
When Mac took in the situation he brayed with merriment, almost shaking me out of the saddle.On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck|R. Pitcher Woodward