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CHEER





Definition:

  1. [noun] a cry or shout of approval

  2. [noun] the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom; "flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room"
    Synonyms: fulness

  3. [verb] give encouragement to
    Synonyms: hearten, recreate, embolden

  4. [verb] show approval or good wishes by shouting; "everybody cheered the birthday boy"

  5. [verb] cause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful; "She tried to cheer up the disappointed child when he failed to win the spelling bee"
    Synonyms: up, jolly along, jolly up

  6. [verb] become cheerful
    Synonyms: up, chirk up

  7. [verb] urge on or encourage especially by shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
    Synonyms: inspire, urge, barrack, urge on, exhort, pep up

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