WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
o•ver•joy /ˌoʊvɚˈdʒɔɪ/USA pronunciation
v. [~ + object]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
- to cause to feel great joy or delight:news that did not exactly overjoy the boss.
(ō′vər joi′),USA pronunciation v.t.
- to cause to feel great joy or delight;
elate:It overjoys me to hear of your good fortune. I was overjoyed at her safe arrival.
- 1350–1400; Middle English; see over-, joy
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overjoyed /ˌəʊvəˈdʒɔɪd/ adj
- delighted; excessively happy
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