[jol-i-tee] /ˈdʒɒl ɪ ti/
noun, plural jollities.
or merry mood, condition, or activity; gaiety.
noun (pl) -ties
the condition of being jolly
c.1300, jolyfte, iolite, from Old French jolivete “gaity, cheerfulness; amorous passion; life of pleasure,” from jolif (see jolly).
/ˈdʒɒləp/ noun 1. (Brit, informal) a cream or unguent
[jol-ee] /ˈdʒɒl i/ adjective, jollier, jolliest. 1. in good spirits; gay; merry: In a moment he was as jolly as ever. 2. cheerfully festive or convivial: a jolly party. 3. joyous; happy: Christmas is a jolly season. 4. Chiefly British Informal. delightful; charming. 5. British. verb (used with object), jollied, jollying. 6. Informal. to talk […]
[jol-ee, yol-ee] /ˈdʒɒl i, ˈyɒl i/ noun 1. a spring balance used for determining the density of a sample by comparison of its weight in air and water.
noun 1. a light boat carried at the stern of a sailing vessel. 2. a small pleasure sailboat for use in sheltered waters. noun 1. a small boat used as a utility tender for a vessel 2. a small sailing boat used for pleasure n. 1727, of unknown origin, probably from Danish jolle (17c.) or […]