Synonyms of merry in English:

merry


See definition of merry

adjective

1‘the narrow streets were dense with merry throngs of students’

SYNONYMS

cheerful, cheery, in good spirits, high-spirited, blithe, bright, sunny, light-hearted, buoyant, bubbly, lively, carefree, without a care in the world, joyful, joyous, rejoicing, jolly, jocund, convivial, festive, mirthful, gleeful, happy, glad, laughing

informal chirpy

dated gay

archaic frolicsome, sportive, blithesome

ANTONYMS

miserable, sad, gloomy

2‘after three beers he began to feel quite merry’

SYNONYMS

tipsy, mellow, slightly drunk

British informal tiddly, squiffy


Phrases

    make merry

      SYNONYMS

      have fun, have a good time, enjoy oneself, have a party, party, celebrate, carouse, feast, eat, drink, and be merry, revel, roister, rejoice, go on a spree

      informal

      have a ball, make whoopee

      dated

      spree