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 for mirthful
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mirthful \Mirth"ful\, a.
     1. Full of mirth or merriment; merry; as, mirthful children.
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     2. Indicating or inspiring mirth; as, a mirthful face.
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              Mirthful, comic shows.                --Shak.
        [1913 Webster] -- Mirth"ful*ly, adv. --
        Mirth"ful*ness, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  mirthful
      adj 1: full of or showing high-spirited merriment; "when hearts
             were young and gay"; "a poet could not but be gay, in
             such a jocund company"- Wordsworth; "the jolly crowd at
             the reunion"; "jolly old Saint Nick"; "a jovial old
             gentleman"; "have a merry Christmas"; "peals of merry
             laughter"; "a mirthful laugh" [syn: gay, jocund,
             jolly, jovial, merry, mirthful]
      2: arousing or provoking laughter; "an amusing film with a
         steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow";
         "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories
         that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would
         have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; "a mirthful
         experience"; "risible courtroom antics" [syn: amusing,
         comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful,
         risible]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  20 Moby Thesaurus words for "mirthful":
     blithe, blithesome, buxom, festive, frivolous, gay, gleeful,
     hilarious, jocular, jocund, jolly, jovial, joyful, joyous,
     laughter-loving, lighthearted, merry, mirth-loving, rejoicing,
     risible
  
  

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