HyperDic: happiness

English > 2 senses of the word happiness:
NOUNstatehappiness, felicitystate of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy
feelinghappinessemotions experienced when in a state of well-being
happiness > pronunciation
Soundshhae'piynahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > happiness: 2 senses > noun 1, state
Meaningstate of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy.
Synonymfelicity
Attributeshappyenjoying / enjoying / enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
unhappyExperiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent
Narrowerblessedness, beatitude, beatificationA state of supreme happiness
radianceAn attractive combination of good health and happiness
Broaderemotional state, spiritThe state / state of a person's emotions (especially with regard to pleasure or dejection)
Oppositeunhappinessstate characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief
Spanishdicha, felicidad
Catalanbenaurança, benaventurança, felicitat, joia
Adjectiveshappyenjoying / enjoying / enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
happymarked by good fortune
English > happiness: 2 senses > noun 2, feeling
Meaningemotions experienced when in a state of well-being.
Attributeshappyenjoying / enjoying / enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
unhappyExperiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent
Narrowerbelonginghappiness felt in a secure relationship
bonheur(French) happiness and good humor
cheerfulness, blithenessA feeling of spontaneous good spirits
contentmenthappiness with one's situation in life
gaiety, merrimentA gay feeling
gladness, gladfulness, gladsomenessExperiencing joy and pleasure
rejoicingA feeling of great happiness
BroaderfeelingThe experiencing of affective and emotional states
Oppositesadness, unhappinessemotions experienced when not in a state of well-being
Spanishalegría, felicidad
Catalanfelicitat
Adjectiveshappyenjoying / enjoying / enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure

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