Definition of cheery :
gladsome, at rest, jovial, commodious, contented, content, well-provided, snug, exuberant, at ease, pleasing, blithesome, comfortable, carefree, braw, chipper, canty, lightsome, winsome, blithe, mirthful, brave, well-off, convenient, joyous, festive, homophile, eupeptic, alive, festal, upbeat, cheering, satisfactory, well-to-do, satisfied, jocund
cheerful (part of speech: adjective)
buoyant, glad, genial, jaunty, friendly, pleasant, cordial, jolly, happy, lively, sparkling, congenial, sunny, optimistic, affable, lighthearted, cheerful, warm, merry, complaisant, bright, agreeable, pleased, spirited, joyful, sprightly, easygoing, amiable, gay
- The reality of things was suddenly brought home to them when Peter came into the room with a cheery, " Good morning! - "In the Musgrave Ranges", Jim Bushman.
- But he smiled, and, conscious to the last, whispered to them a cheery good- bye. - "The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U", Paul Laurence Dunbar.
- Better welcome the poor fellow with a smile and a cheery word. - "Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman", F. Hopkinson Smith.