Definitions for glad

Definitions for (noun) glad

Main entry: glad, gladiola, gladiolus, sword lily

Definition: any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers; widely cultivated

Definitions for (adj) glad

Main entry: glad, beaming

Definition: cheerful and bright

Usage: a beaming smile; a glad May morning

Main entry: glad

Definition: feeling happy appreciation

Usage: glad of the fire's warmth

Main entry: glad

Definition: showing or causing joy and pleasure; especially made happy

Usage: glad you are here; glad that they succeeded; gave a glad shout; a glad smile; heard the glad news; a glad occasion

Main entry: happy, glad

Definition: eagerly disposed to act or to be of service

Usage: glad to help

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