[glad-bek; German glaht-bek] /ˈglæd bɛk; German ˈglɑt bɛk/
a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, W central Germany.
a city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia. Pop: 77 166 (2003 est)
[glad-n] /ˈglæd n/ verb (used with object) 1. to make . verb (used without object) 2. Obsolete. to be . /ˈɡlædən/ verb 1. to make or become glad and joyful v. c.1300, “to be glad;” 1550s, “to make glad;” see glad + -en (1). Earlier in both senses was simply glad (v.), from Old English […]
[glad] /glæd/ adjective, gladder, gladdest. 1. feeling joy or pleasure; delighted; pleased: glad about the good news; glad that you are here. 2. accompanied by or causing joy or pleasure: a glad occasion; glad tidings. 3. characterized by or showing cheerfulness, joy, or pleasure, as looks or utterances. 4. very willing: I’ll be glad to […]
[gleyd] /gleɪd/ noun 1. an open space in a forest. /ɡleɪd/ noun 1. an open place in a forest; clearing n. “clear, open space in a woods,” c.1400, perhaps from Middle English glode (c.1300), from Old Norse glaðr “bright” (see glad). Original meaning would be “bright (because open) space in a wood” (cf. French clairière […]
/ˈɡlædən/ noun 1. another name for the stinking iris