Synonyms of glad in English:

glad


See definition of glad

adjective

1‘I'm really glad you're coming with me’

SYNONYMS

pleased, happy, delighted, as pleased as Punch, well pleased, thrilled, overjoyed, cock-a-hoop, elated, like a dog with two tails, like a child with a new toy, gleeful

satisfied, contented, gratified, grateful, thankful

enchanté

informal tickled pink, over the moon, as happy as Larry

British informal chuffed

Northern English informal made up

North American informal as happy as a clam

Australian informal wrapped

humorous gruntled

ANTONYMS

dismayed, annoyed

2‘I'd be glad to help’

SYNONYMS

more than willing, eager, happy, pleased, delighted

ready, prepared, nothing loath

informal game

ANTONYMS

unwilling, reluctant

3‘glad tidings’

SYNONYMS

pleasing, welcome, happy, joyful, delightful, cheering, heart-warming, heartening, gratifying

literary gladsome

ANTONYMS

unwelcome, distressing


Phrases

    glad rags

      ‘it's time to put your glad rags on’

      SYNONYMS

      best clothes, finery, Sunday best

      informal

      best bib and tucker