Definition of "joie" []

  • A Middle English form of joy.
  • A salute of musketry fired successively by each man in turn along a line and back (noun)

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Use "joie" in a sentence
  • "The French call it joie d 'vivre, and it was Sigmund's definition of success: "satisfaction in work and in love.""
  • "There is certain "joie de vivre" in our province that has been given a tremendous boost in the past week."
  • "I did keep coming back to what they called joie de vivre, wondering if there wasn’t something for me to learn and something for me to imitate and accept."