jocund

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French jocond, from Latin iūcundus (pleasant, agreeable).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧cund
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʒɒkənd/ or IPA(key): /ˈdʒəʊkənd/
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  • (US) enPR: jäkʹənd, IPA(key): /ˈdʒɑːkənd/ or enPR: jōʹkənd, IPA(key): /ˈdʒoʊkənd/

Adjective[edit]

jocund (comparative more jocund, superlative most jocund)

  1. Jovial; exuberant; lighthearted; merry and in high spirits; exhibiting happiness.

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