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glad 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/glad/,
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gladdest, superlative; gladder, comparative;
  1. Pleased; delighted
    • - she was alive, which was something to be glad about
    • - I'm really glad to hear that
  2. Happy for someone's good fortune
    • - I'm so glad for you
  3. Causing happiness
    • - glad tidings
  4. Grateful
    • - he was glad for the excuse to put it off
  5. Willing and eager (to do something)
    • - he will be glad to carry your bags
Verb
  1. Make happy; please
    • - Albion's lessening shore could grieve or glad mine eye
Noun
  1. A gladiolus


  1. gladiolus: any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers; widely cultivated
  2. showing or causing joy and pleasure; especially made happy; "glad you are here"; "glad that they succeeded"; "gave a glad shout"; "a glad smile"; "heard the glad news"; "a glad occasion"
  3. eagerly disposed to act or to be of service; "glad to help"
  4. feeling happy appreciation; "glad of the fire's warmth"
  5. beaming: cheerful and bright; "a beaming smile"; "a glad May morning"
  6. (gladly) in a willing manner; "this was gladly agreed to"; "I would fain do it"
  7. (gladness) experiencing joy and pleasure
  8. Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) is a non-profit legal rights organization in the United States. The organization was founded in 1978, and works toward ending discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status, and gender identity and expression.
  9. GLAD is one of the pioneers of Christian pop/rock and a cappella music, having formed as a progressive rock group in 1972 and discovered a large audience for their a cappella music in 1988. Today, with over 1. ...
  10. Glad is an American company specializing in trash bags and other plastic food storage containers.
  11. Glad (Глад, Glad or Galád, Glad, Глад) ruled, according to the 13th-century Gesta Ungarorum "(The Deeds of the Hungarians)", the territory of modern Banat (today in Romania and Serbia) at the time of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin around 896. ...
  12. In Norse mythology, Glad is a horse listed in both Grímnismál and Gylfaginning among the steeds ridden by the gods each day when they go to make judgements at Yggdrasil. However, in neither poem Glad is assigned to any specific deity.
  13. "Glad" is a song composed by Steve Winwood and performed by Traffic. It is the opening track on the band's fourth album, John Barleycorn Must Die, which was released in 1970. ...
  14. (Gladness) Happiness is a state of mind or feeling characterized by contentment, love, satisfaction, pleasure, or joy. A variety of biological, psychological, religious, and philosophical approaches have striven to define happiness and identify its sources.
  15. To make glad; to cheer; to gladden; to exhilarate; pleased, happy, satisfied
  16. (gladness) The state of being glad; joy
  17. (Gladly) The root word is glad, and the suffix ly turns glad into an adverb, which could be used in a sentence like He gladly took the fish to his grandmother.
  18. (gladly) bliðelice; lustfullice
  19. (gladness) somanassa (q.v.). - Indulging in g., s. manopavicāra.
  20. Greater Los Angeles Association of the Deaf - a Deaf services organization in Los Angeles that caters primarily to the Culturally Deaf.
  21. to PGmc *gladaz 'bright, glad': Gladila.
  22. Whereas joy is more of an inner welling up of spontaneous happy feelings, gladness is usually associated with a situation or condition. The Course tells us we can be glad about healing, awakening, guiltlessness, inner glory, grace, happiness and peace. ...
  23. gold-labeled antigen detection