Synonyms for smiling

Synonyms for (noun) smiling

Synonyms: smile, smiling, grin, grinning

Definition: a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth; usually shows pleasure or amusement

Similar words: facial expression, facial gesture

Definition: a gesture executed with the facial muscles

Synonyms for (adj) smiling

Synonyms: beamish, smiling, twinkly

Definition: smiling with happiness or optimism

Usage: Come to my arms, my beamish boy!- Lewis Carroll; a room of smiling faces; a round red twinkly Santa Claus

Similar words: cheerful

Definition: being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits

Usage: her cheerful nature; a cheerful greeting; a cheerful room; as cheerful as anyone confined to a hospital bed could be

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