1. [syn: blithe, blithesome, lighthearted, lightsome, light-hearted]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Blithesome \Blithe"some\ (-s[u^]m), a.
Cheery; gay; merry.
The blithesome sounds of wassail gay. --Sir W.
[1913 Webster] -- Blithe"some*ly, adv. --
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
43 Moby Thesaurus words for "blithesome":
beaming, blithe, boon, bright, bright and sunny, cheerful, cheery,
elated, eupeptic, euphoric, exalted, exhilarated, festive, flushed,
gay, genial, glad, gladsome, gleeful, glowing, happy, high,
hopeful, in good spirits, in high spirits, irrepressible, jocund,
jolly, jovial, laughing, lighthearted, of good cheer, optimistic,
pleasant, radiant, riant, rosy, sanguine, sanguineous, smiling,
sparkling, sunny, winsome