Joy in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Joy

(intransitive) To feel joy, to rejoice. | (transitive, archaic) To enjoy. | (transitive, obsolete) To give joy to; to congratulate.

Short Example Sentence for Joy

  • 1. I feel all the joy and the strength of being with you. 🔊
  • 2. Relief and joy beyond description filled him. 🔊
  • 3. Too much the influence of joy or sorrow? 🔊
  • 4. Think of me only as one who takes joy in loving you. 🔊
  • 5. Will the voice of joy ever recal them from their exile? 🔊
  • 6. He felt his heart beat quicker, a sudden joy possessed him. 🔊
  • 7. Much to her surprise and joy the letter was from Mark. 🔊
  • 8. My greatest joy is in dreaming of the day when we shall meet again. 🔊
  • 9. In the autumn of his life he found joy his youth had never known. 🔊
  • 10. The others lost their grip early, and their joy along with it. 🔊
  • 11. My own joy was unbounded, and that of my brothers and sisters was hardly less. 🔊
  • 12. November was a month of kaleidoscopic sorrow and joy for the British. 🔊
  • 13. His simple pleasure touched Corinna like the artless joy of a child. 🔊
  • 14. Ah, well, we can't always be young and full of the pure joy of living. 🔊

How to use Joy in a Sentence?

  • 1. His joy in the torment of the patient was natural, for the world he lived in was a world of pain. 🔊
  • 2. It was a joy to him, if we had been out late in the evening, to run across us as we returned. 🔊
  • 3. He endured the cross, despising the shame, in view of the unbounded joy that was set before him. 🔊
  • 4. When he had finished, her eyes, though bedewed with tears, were shining with joy and pride. 🔊
  • 5. The laborers were permitted to follow me, and we resumed with joy our road towards Tusculum. 🔊
  • 6. Success and failure, despair and hope, joy and sorrow, lie within and not without us. 🔊
  • 7. Philippa was at times unusually silent, but Helen had expanded in the joy of her great happiness. 🔊
  • 8. Everything around looked and breathed of Bianca; hope and joy flushed in my bosom at every step. 🔊
  • 9. Your presence, company, and conversation, Come where you will, bring joy and pleasure with them. 🔊
  • 10. Wolfert's heart leaped with joy at having met with so learned and able a coadjutor. 🔊
  • 11. His entrance was the signal for a demonstration of joy from the guards who already looked on him as their future leader. 🔊
  • 12. Trimmer's joy was only less in our friends than in her family, which was for long a puzzle to me. 🔊
  • 13. I found more of myself in them, more sympathy in their joy or sorrow, myself more of an equal with those around me. 🔊
  • 14. Youth and a pair of winged feet came to her rescue, and she forgot her strangeness in sheer joy of motion. 🔊
  • 15. A stench and an abomination to government officials, she had been the joy of all sailormen, and the pride of the shipwrights who built her. 🔊
  • 16. She saw the world again as she had seen it in her first youth, suffused with joy that was like the vivid freshness of dawn. 🔊
  • 17. Many were subdued with awe and joy at their deliverance; others broke the tense strain of the last hours in suffocating sobs. 🔊
  • 18. To them it seemed a veritable resurrection after our months of living burial; yet the joy of reunion was sometimes tinged with sorrow. 🔊
  • 19. The little children cry out for joy if they chance to find an occasional scarlet or mottled maize knob among so many yellow ones. 🔊
  • 20. She had been very ill with thinking he was dead, and Barker says she nearly died of the joy of seeing him again. 🔊
  • 21. It was a wild, free life, and she threw herself into it recklessly, glorying in the unholy joy of beating them at their own game. 🔊
  • 22. The joyful, loving pair, happy beyond all expression, were then left alone with their joy and happiness. 🔊
  • 23. It was fun, a joke, a problem, a bit of play on which life was lightly hazarded for the joy of the playing. 🔊
  • 24. Our reception made us imagine for an hour that our arrival perceptibly heightened the general joy of the Washington anniversary. 🔊
  • 25. Yet thither many an angel in love delights to come, And watch in joy and gladness the heirs of his bright home. 🔊
  • 26. I have never known anything like the joy she got from her family, though I never could quite make out why. 🔊