Synonyms for happy

Synonyms for (adjective) happy

Synonyms: happy, well-chosen

Definition: well expressed and to the point

Usage: a happy turn of phrase; a few well-chosen words

Similar words: felicitous

Definition: exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style

Usage: a felicitous speaker


Synonyms: felicitous, happy

Definition: marked by good fortune

Usage: a felicitous life; a happy outcome

Similar words: fortunate

Definition: having unexpected good fortune

Usage: other, less fortunate, children died; a fortunate choice


Synonyms: happy

Definition: enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure

Usage: a happy smile; spent many happy days on the beach; a happy marriage

Similar words: blessed

Definition: characterized by happiness and good fortune

Usage: a blessed time


Similar words: blissful

Definition: completely happy and contented

Usage: blissful young lovers; in blissful ignorance


Similar words: bright

Definition: characterized by happiness or gladness

Usage: bright faces; all the world seems bright and gay


Similar words: halcyon, golden, prosperous

Definition: marked by peace and prosperity

Usage: a golden era; the halcyon days of the clipper trade


Similar words: riant, laughing

Definition: showing or feeling mirth or pleasure or happiness

Usage: laughing children


Synonyms: happy, glad

Definition: eagerly disposed to act or to be of service

Usage: glad to help

Similar words: willing

Definition: disposed or inclined toward

Usage: a willing participant; willing helpers