- joyous; cheerful; jolly; merry: a mirthful laugh.
- providing mirth; amusing: a mirthful experience.
Origin of mirthful
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Examples from the Web for mirthful
Miss Georgie Howard nodded her—head three times, and her eyes were mirthful.Good Indian
B. M. Bower
I burst into a fit of laughter, which was not so mirthful as it might seem.The First Violin
But mirthful sounds arose, the banquet was at last being served.Fruitfulness
John and Mary looked at each other with a nod of mirthful approval.Dr. Sevier
George W. Cable
Keep your laughter for the end, and see whether it will be so mirthful.One Of Them
Charles James Lever
Word Origin and History for mirthful
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