Gleeful in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Gleeful

Exuberantly or triumphantly joyful.

Short Example Sentence for Gleeful

  • 1. At once there was a gleeful hubbub. 🔊
  • 2. Sadie gave a little gleeful skip. 🔊
  • 3. She seemed quite gleeful over this cheerful information. 🔊
  • 4. You ought to be a gleeful girl, full of happy hopes. 🔊
  • 5. Sibyl gave one of her gleeful shouts, and ran to meet them. 🔊
  • 6. Whereupon the young man, gleeful over his invention, prompted her again. 🔊
  • 7. She saw in the gleeful eyes, gleaming upon her, something of the truth. 🔊
  • 8. Jacqueline made a gleeful face at her sister's back, not unnoted by Philip. 🔊
  • 9. Ogilvy cast a gleeful glance back at the house: "Fine little girl. 🔊

How to use Gleeful in Sentence?

  • 1. In gleeful delight she rocked backward and forward and twisted her hands together tightly. 🔊
  • 2. To-day she was like a child out of school in her gleeful enjoyment, only very quiet. 🔊
  • 3. As we go further on in life, let us go with the remembrance that we have had our gleeful days. 🔊
  • 4. Then, with a gleeful shout, the naughty pair sped away to eat pie under the porch. 🔊
  • 5. He turned on his heel, erect, dignified, and walked away amid the roars of my gleeful comrades. 🔊
  • 6. Then, again, rang out those gleeful harmonies of which our Puritan bells know nothing. 🔊
  • 7. Neither of us felt very gleeful as we got our breakfast and made an early start down the river again. 🔊
  • 8. Under the watchful eye of the gleeful crowd the manager packed an envelope with bills and wrote a check. 🔊
  • 9. But the blue eyes were gleeful just at this moment, as if their owner was proud of her deftness in slipping off the handkerchief. 🔊
  • 10. I never beheld there my fancy realized of a band of gleeful negroes hoeing cane to the music of the banjo. 🔊
  • 11. Peter was nosing about by himself in a little recess by the fireplace, and soon the other two heard him give a gleeful chuckle. 🔊
  • 12. She assumed that he was entirely to blame for the loss, and seemed to take a gleeful delight in showing him how perverse and wilful she could be. 🔊
  • 13. I told him, by all means; and he was gone upon the instant, gleeful as though to a game of football. 🔊
  • 14. They piled the yellow dishes in a gleeful hurry, and Francis went out and disposed of the scraps and did mysterious things to the kerosene stove. 🔊
  • 15. Help her Marion did, and when the jumbled but valuable contents of the drawer were all transferred, Gladys shut it up with a gleeful laugh. 🔊
  • 16. As if to add horror to the devil's gleeful statement, a huge slimy rat ran across Clif's body just then; it made him shiver all over. 🔊
  • 17. She had run on in a sort of gleeful play, not at all guessing what the pencil marks really meant, and stopped short now only for fear her play might chafe. 🔊
  • 18. She looked fearfully round, and her soul died within her as she encountered the malevolent, gleeful eyes of the sinister piper, pressed closely against her face. 🔊