Usage examples for jolly

  1. Doesn't it look jolly in the sunshine? – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  2. It's jolly pretty, isn't it? – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  3. You're jolly decent to me! – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  4. Besides, if they're not, it's a jolly drive to Fairford at any rate. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  5. " And we were going to have had our Christmas dinner together to- night," he said, " and spend a jolly evening afterwards." – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  6. It was always great when Jolly came! – The Very Small Person by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  7. Always jolly, always making it out to be a big friendly game, only it never was a game. – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  8. Why, he's as jolly as Alison, in a different way. – The Flamp, The Ameliorator, and The Schoolboy's Apprentice by E. V. Lucas
  9. And how long are you going to stay in this jolly old place, Miss Vancourt? – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  10. You'd better make jolly well sure that the right men come. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  11. Ah- here it is- and we'll jolly soon see if the game hand has been at work in both. – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  12. I never saw him so strong or so jolly. – Clover by Susan Coolidge
  13. He's rather a jolly little chap. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  14. Just jolly well take care they keep them, that's all. – The Jolliest School of All by Angela Brazil
  15. Quite jolly, though, and going strong. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  16. Don't you think I'm a jolly old man? – A Cotswold Village by J. Arthur Gibbs
  17. " I suppose it is very jolly," he said. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  18. And she looked rather jolly, eh?" – Christian's Mistake by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  19. O, I am so jolly silly. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  20. But here you are, it seems, handsome, jolly, and irresistible as ever!" – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers