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5 definitions found
 for happy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Happy \Hap"py\ (h[a^]p"p[y^]), a. [Compar. Happier
     (-p[i^]*[~e]r); superl. Happiest.] [From Hap chance.]
     1. Favored by hap, luck, or fortune; lucky; fortunate;
        successful; prosperous; satisfying desire; as, a happy
        expedient; a happy effort; a happy venture; a happy omen.
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              Chymists have been more happy in finding experiments
              than the causes of them.              --Boyle.
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     2. Experiencing the effect of favorable fortune; having the
        feeling arising from the consciousness of well-being or of
        enjoyment; enjoying good of any kind, as peace,
        tranquillity, comfort; contented; joyous; as, happy hours,
        happy thoughts.
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              Happy is that people, whose God is the Lord. --Ps.
                                                    cxliv. 15.
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              The learned is happy Nature to explore,
              The fool is happy that he knows no more. --Pope.
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     3. Dexterous; ready; apt; felicitous.
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              One gentleman is happy at a reply, another excels in
              a in a rejoinder.                     --Swift.
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     Happy family, a collection of animals of different and
        hostile propensities living peaceably together in one
        cage. Used ironically of conventional alliances of persons
        who are in fact mutually repugnant.
  
     Happy-go-lucky, trusting to hap or luck; improvident;
        easy-going. "Happy-go-lucky carelessness." --W. Black.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  happy
      adj 1: enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure; "a
             happy smile"; "spent many happy days on the beach"; "a
             happy marriage" [ant: unhappy]
      2: marked by good fortune; "a felicitous life"; "a happy
         outcome" [syn: felicitous, happy]
      3: eagerly disposed to act or to be of service; "glad to help"
         [syn: glad, happy]
      4: well expressed and to the point; "a happy turn of phrase"; "a
         few well-chosen words" [syn: happy, well-chosen]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  219 Moby Thesaurus words for "happy":
     a propos, accepting, accidental, ad rem, adapted, addled,
     advantageous, advisable, applicable, apposite, appropriate,
     apropos, apt, at ease, auspicious, beaming, beatific, beatified,
     becoming, beery, befitting, bemused, beneficial, benign, benignant,
     besotted, blessed, blind drunk, blissful, blithe, blithesome,
     bright, bright and sunny, capering, casual, cheerful, cheery,
     chirping, civil, cock-a-hoop, cogent, comely, comfortable,
     composed, congruous, content, contented, convenient, convincing,
     correct, crapulent, crapulous, dancing, decent, decorous,
     delighted, desirable, dizzy, dovetailing, drenched, drunk, drunken,
     easy, easygoing, ecstatic, effective, effectual, efficacious,
     efficient, elated, eupeptic, euphoric, exalted, exhilarated,
     expedient, exuberant, exultant, fair, far-gone, favorable,
     favoring, feasible, felicitous, fit, fitted, fitten, fitting,
     flushed, flushed with joy, flustered, fortuitous, fortunate, fou,
     fructuous, full, full of promise, gay, geared, genial, genteel,
     giddy, glad, gladsome, gleeful, glorious, glowing, golden, good,
     gratified, high, hopeful, in good spirits, in high spirits,
     in liquor, in seventh heaven, incidental, inebriate, inebriated,
     inebrious, inspired, intoxicated, irrepressible, jolly, joyful,
     joyous, jubilant, just, just right, laughing, leaping,
     light-hearted, lighthearted, likely, lucky, maudlin, meet, mellow,
     merry, meshing, muddled, nappy, nice, of good cheer,
     of good comfort, of good omen, of happy portent, of promise,
     on cloud nine, on the button, opportune, optimistic, overjoyed,
     pat, pleasant, pleased, pleased as Punch, politic, profitable,
     promising, proper, propitious, prosperous, providential, purring,
     qualified, radiant, recommendable, reconciled, reeling, relevant,
     resigned, riant, right, ripe, rosy, sanguine, sanguineous,
     sans souci, satisfied, seasonable, seemly, shikker, singing,
     smiling, smirking, sodden, sortable, sotted, sparkling,
     starry-eyed, suitable, suited, suiting, sunny, tailored, telling,
     thrice happy, thrilled, tickled pink, tiddly, timely, tipsy,
     to be desired, to the point, to the purpose, uncomplaining,
     under the influence, unrepining, urbane, useful, well, well-chosen,
     well-expressed, well-put, well-timed, winsome, wise, without care,
     worthwhile
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Happy
  
      A dyslexic acronym for "A Yacc-like Haskell Parser
     generator".
  
     An LALR1 grammar parser generator for Haskell.  Happy is
     written in Haskell, uses a parser generated by itself, and can
     be compiled using ghc, hbc or gofer.  Happy uses an
     implementation of monadic IO built on top of stream IO, but
     this should change when the Haskell 1.3 standard has been
     implemented.
  
     Version: 0.9 (1996-02-28).
  
     Happy is covered by the General Public License.
  
     http://dcs.gla.ac.uk/fp/software/happy.html)">(http://dcs.gla.ac.uk/fp/software/happy.html).
  
     ftp://ftp.dcs.gla.ac.uk/pub/haskell/happy/)">(ftp://ftp.dcs.gla.ac.uk/pub/haskell/happy/).
  
     E-mail: , .
  
     (1996-03-21)
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Happy, TX -- U.S. town in Texas
     Population (2000):    647
     Housing Units (2000): 295
     Land area (2000):     1.065105 sq. miles (2.758608 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.065105 sq. miles (2.758608 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            32156
     Located within:       Texas (TX), FIPS 48
     Location:             34.743810 N, 101.857037 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     79042
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Happy, TX
      Happy
  

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