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{adj: delirious, excited, frantic, mad, unrestrained} marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion
"a crowd of delirious baseball fans"
"something frantic in their gaiety"
"a mad whirl of pleasure"



{adj: gay, festal, festive, merry} offering fun and gaiety
"a festive (or festal) occasion"
"gay and exciting night life"
"a merry evening"

{adj: impertinent, irreverent, pert, saucy} characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality
"a certain irreverent gaiety and ease of manner"

{adj: piercing, shrill, sharp} having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
"piercing screams"
"a shrill whistle"
" a shrill gaiety"

{n: gaiety, merriment} a gay feeling

{n: gaiety, playfulness} a festive merry feeling

{n: note} a characteristic emotional quality
"it ended on a sour note"
"there was a note of gaiety in her manner"
"he detected a note of sarcasm"


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