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'Glee'

Definition of 'glee'
From: WordNet
noun
Great merriment [syn: hilarity, mirth, mirthfulness, glee, gleefulness]
noun
Malicious satisfaction [syn: gloat, gloating, glee]
Definition of 'Glee'
From: GCIDE
Glee \Glee\ (gl[=e]), n. [OE. gle, gleo, AS. gle['o]w, gle['o], akin to Icel. gl[=y]: cf. Gr. ? joke, jest.] [1913 Webster]
1. Music; minstrelsy; entertainment. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]
2. Joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; paricularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
3. (Mus.) An unaccompanied part song for three or more solo voices. It is not necessarily gleesome. [1913 Webster]
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