jo·cund /ˈʤɑkənd ||ˈʤo(ˌ)kənd/
Joc·und Merry; cheerful; gay; airy; lively; sportive.
Night's candles are burnt out, and jocund day
Stands tiptoe on the misty mountain tops. --Shak.
Rural sports and jocund strains. --Prior.
-- Joc*und*ly adv. -- Joc*und*ness, n.
Joc·und, adv. Merrily; cheerfully.
adj : full of or showing high-spirited merriment; "when hearts
were young and gay"; "a poet could not but be gay, in
such a jocund company"- Wordsworth; "the jolly crowd at
the reunion"; "jolly old Saint Nick"; "a jovial old
gentleman"; "have a merry Christmas"; "peals of merry
laughter"; "a mirthful laugh" [syn: gay, jolly, jovial,