• (GA) IPA: /ˈt͡ʃɪɹfəlnəs/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈt͡ʃɪəfəlnəs/

cheerfulness (uncountable)

  1. The state of being cheerful; joy.
    • 1611, The Holy Bible, […] (King James Version), imprinted at London: By Robert Barker, […], OCLC 964384981 ↗, Romans 12:8 ↗:
      Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giueth, let him doe it with simplicitie: hee that ruleth, with diligence: hee that sheweth mercy, with cheerefulnesse.
  • Russian: жизнерадостность

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