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Entry Word: cheer
Function: noun
Text: 1 a mood characterized by high spirits and amusement and often accompanied by laughter <a birthday celebration filled with amusement and cheer> -- see MIRTH
2 a feeling of ease from grief or trouble <the visiting general had some words of cheer for each of the recuperating soldiers> -- see COMFORT 1
3 a state of mind dominated by a particular emotion <be of good cheer in this Christmas season> -- see MOOD 1
4 cheers plural
enthusiastic and usually public expression of approval <all three movies in the series received cheers from fans of the novels> -- see APPLAUSE