GRE Word List

JOLLITY

gaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay

The meaning of the word jollity is gaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay.

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jetsamthings thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
tickletouch (the body) lightly so as to cause laughter; please
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