happily Definition

in a happy way; with pleasure and contentment.

Using happily: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "happily" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She smiled happily at the news.

  • Example

    He happily accepted the invitation to the party.

  • Example

    The children were playing happily in the park.

happily Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for happily

Antonyms for happily


Summary: happily in Brief

'Happily' [ˈhæpɪli] is an adverb that describes doing something in a happy or contented way. It can be used to describe a variety of actions, such as smiling, accepting invitations, or playing. Synonyms include 'joyfully,' 'gleefully,' and 'merrily.' Antonyms include 'unhappily,' 'sadly,' and 'miserably.'

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