Glee in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glee

To sing a glee (unaccompanied part song). | (uncountable) Joy; happiness great delight, especially from one's own good fortune or from another's misfortune. | (uncountable) Music; minstrelsy; entertainment.

Short Example Sentence for Glee

  • 1. The glee of the birds was explained. 🔊
  • 2. All went off with the greatest glee and good-temper. 🔊
  • 3. We looked eagerly to see where our first glee came. 🔊
  • 4. Of bards there are many; but few glee maidens there be who sing as thou dost. 🔊
  • 5. They played with great glee till the night grew darker and the dews heavier. 🔊
  • 6. And up starts a wild, dissolute, bacchanalian glee for seven voices. 🔊

How to use Glee in Sentence?

  • 1. He had sold out all his produce, and pretended to be in great glee at his success. 🔊
  • 2. He returned in glee with a hamper of good things, and our difficulty was at end. 🔊
  • 3. A solemn glee possessed my mind at this gradual and lovely 5 coming in of day. 🔊
  • 4. The glee of the Rivertown scholars was in proportion to the anxiety of their rivals. 🔊
  • 5. So they made ready with speed, and in great glee started off on foot to visit their mothers. 🔊
  • 6. Then, as a cry of glee arose from the clearing below, the bombs went off in quick succession. 🔊
  • 7. Our glances met, and, as they did so, a smile of hellish glee suffused its countenance. 🔊
  • 8. Miss Carmichael here evidently decided it was time to temper glee with something else. 🔊
  • 9. I would have shouted for glee to see that darling Hughie go churning out to sea. 🔊
  • 10. A howl of German glee was heard by the seventy-five chasseurs crouching behind their barricades. 🔊
  • 11. Willing am I to make glee for thee if aught in my harp or voice doth please thee. 🔊
  • 12. I was not in high glee at the prospect of accompanying Cosmo Bertram to his free dancing party. 🔊
  • 13. And then the way grew wild; But ever with new glee the babes The gathering gloom beguiled. 🔊
  • 14. The Zankiwank was in deep distress, but Dr Pampleton was in high glee and laughed immoderately. 🔊
  • 15. Her first impulse was to express with childish glee her real delight, but her very joy made her reserved. 🔊
  • 16. But they'd have thrown up their two best market-going hats with glee to be able to think it true. 🔊
  • 17. They seemed to know of this place and played upon it with a gloating, fiendish glee worthy only of unspeakable savages. 🔊
  • 18. These were very ancient, and were of silver, and the glee of the finders was easily understood even by those in our retired situation. 🔊
  • 19. There is something awful in the glee or song of birds; it seems irrational that with wings so slight they should dare heights so profound. 🔊
  • 20. He heard the incredulous shout that would mark his entrance, the swell of unholy glee from the benches that would interrupt the proceedings. 🔊
  • 21. Expressions of astonishment, satisfaction, and a diabolical glee came back in guttural staccatos from the blood-loving creatures on the vessel. 🔊
  • 22. Not only that, but Bobby was grinning with intense glee at the successful issue of the encounter between the giant and the pigmy. 🔊
  • 23. Suddenly his dark face became luminous with laughter, his eyes glowed, he threw his hat in the air and danced with glee about the room. 🔊
  • 24. Mrs. Butler saw that she had unexpectedly driven a nail home, and with fiendish glee pursued her advantage. 🔊
  • 25. The days were spent in frolicsome glee among the old Virginia woods, and the nights in healthful repose. 🔊
  • 26. The puffy wrens, too, what saucy, sputtering little bursts of glee are theirs as they strut upon the rustic boxes in the maples! 🔊
  • 27. Being desirous to please his lord and lady, he set off with much glee to Sancho's village. 🔊
  • 28. This was, of course, considered to be glorious news; and all hands fore and aft were in high glee at the thoughts of the work cut out for us. 🔊
  • 29. The patient gets up, half amazed, pays the doctor ninepence, pockets the tooth, and the spectators are in glee and admiration. 🔊