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Joviality

See also Gaiety.
Bob, Captain
Tahitian jailor known for his easy going merriment with prisoners. [Am. Lit.: Omoo]
Costigan, Captain J. Chesterfield
jovial, good-humored man. [Br. Lit.: Pendennis]
Friar Tuck
fat friar, jovial companion of Robin Hood. [Br. Legend: Benét, 371]
Old King Cole
merry old soul. [Nurs. Rhyme: Opie, 134]
Santa Claus
ho-ho-hoing merry gift-giver at Christmas. [Am. Pop. Cult.: Misc.]
saffron crocus
indicates mirth and laughter. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 177]
Tapley, Mark
jolly chief hostler at the Blue Dragon. [Br. Lit.: Martin Chuzzlewit]
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John Gosden, trainer of Joviality and Elusive Kate "Joviality will handle the ground and I'm getting despair-ridden with Elusive Kate.
Retold delivers a tried-and-true religious story with creativity and joviality, acknowledging both the elasticity and the eternal appeal of religious narratives.
Using the PANAS-X, we intended to assess participants' self-ratings of fear, hostility, guilt, sadness, joviality, self-assurance, attentiveness, shyness, serenity, and surprise.
John Gosden and William Buick, who have teamed up to take the last two Musidoras with The Fugue and Joviality, bid for the hat-trick with last month's all-weather scorer Woodland Aria.
The Clarehaven handler is ntentionally targets this race with a good one, having struck in 2011 with Joviality and 12 months ago with excellent filly The Fugue.
The camaraderie was unlike anything I've ever experienced and from the joviality of Yosemite to the rigours of the cycling, the network of support and humour was tremendous.
She will appreciate the drop in trip after tackling a mile in the Windsor Forest Stakes at Royal Ascot when Joviality just proved too strong for her in the closing stages.
For many, however, the Kinect technology needs to offer more than mini-games and joviality.
emotional stability, self-esteem/self-confidence, sociability, joviality, and happiness.
Dubai Despite putting in an impressive performance to win the showpiece race at Royal Ascot yesterday former Australian superstar So You Think was forced to share the spotlight with the less illustrious Joviality, who provided Dubai with a first success at this year's Royal meeting.
Wherever she was, there was good cheer and joviality.
A smashing and enjoyable two hours-plus of non-stop fun, joviality and song and dance that enthralled the packed stalls and left me wondering why I have left it so long since my last visit to the now superbly refurbished theatre.