Usage examples for cheerful

  1. It was a cheerful view of a forlorn hope. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  2. It will be more cheerful for you. – Lady Maude's Mania by George Manville Fenn
  3. Katherine went to her work next morning in anything but a cheerful spirit. – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
  4. I came here dejected, and now I'm cheerful again. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  5. Some of them wondered to see her so cheerful in such a moment of trial. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  6. He has always been such a happy, cheerful boy. – The Heart of Una Sackville by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  7. Carry on, and keep cheerful, I shouldn't, if I were you, meet trouble half- way, It is always best to take everything as it comes. – Poems - Second Series by J. C. Squire
  8. And just when we want the place to be made cheerful with a bit of music, you go and put away the pipes and pretend they're frozen. – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  9. " Well, here we are," said Mr. Burton in a quite cheerful tone. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  10. He had recognized the cheerful voice. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  11. She would be pretty, of course, sweet- tempered, and cheerful. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  12. It is good for any of us to be cheerful just now. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  13. You must be in a rather cheerful quarter of the City. – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  14. It was not cheerful, even there, for Mr Rowle used to sit and stare at me. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  15. No matter how tired and worried he might be- and I could tell that pretty well by looking at his face when he didn't know that I was looking- he always was cheerful with me. – The Marx He Knew by John Spargo
  16. Show a cheerful countenance, my friend, for it becomes us not to enter the temple of the Charites with sad hearts." – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  17. I was glad to see it: but sorry, methought, to see my Lord have so little reason to be merry, and yet glad, for his sake, to have him cheerful. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  18. Leslie fell into the way, when she was in town and had time, of running in to Aurora's, where it would be cheerful and she looked for a laugh. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall