1. Merriment; gayety accompanied with laughter; jollity.
Then will I cause to cease . . . from the streets of Jerusalem, the voice of mirth. --Jer. vii. 34.
2. That which causes merriment. [Obs.]
Syn: -- Merriment; joyousness; gladness; fun; frolic; glee; hilarity; festivity; jollity. See Gladness.
n : great merriment [syn: hilarity, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness]