Definition of joviality:
joy, jocoseness, merriment, jocundity, mirth, happiness, jollity, gleefulness, lightheartedness, jollification, merriness, blithesomeness, hilarity, blitheness, merrymaking, jocosity, geniality, laughter, glee, good humor, gaiety, mirthfulness, conviviality, jolliness, jocularity.
- "Madame Roland, Makers of History", John S. C. Abbott.
- "Bill the Minder", W. Heath Robinson.
I noticed that Mr. Pumblechook in his hospitality appeared to forget that he had made a present of the wine, but took the bottle from Mrs. Joe and had all the credit of handing it about in a gush of joviality.- "Great Expectations", Charles Dickens.