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Definition of Cheer

Cheer

  1. The face; the countenance or its expression.
  2. Feeling; spirit; state of mind or heart.
  3. Gayety; mirth; cheerfulness; animation.
  4. That which promotes good spirits or cheerfulness; provisions prepared for a feast; entertainment; as, a table loaded with good cheer.
  5. A shout, hurrah, or acclamation, expressing joy enthusiasm, applause, favor, etc.
  6. To cause to rejoice; to gladden; to make cheerful; -- often with up.
  7. To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace or comfort.
  8. To salute or applaud with cheers; to urge on by cheers; as, to cheer hounds in a chase.
  9. To grow cheerful; to become gladsome or joyous; -- usually with up.
  10. To be in any state or temper of mind.
  11. To utter a shout or shouts of applause, triumph, etc.

Cheer Quotations

For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.
Christina Rossetti

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer's best of weather And autumn's best of cheer.
Helen Hunt Jackson

After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.
William R. Alger

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Mark Twain

If someone decides they're not going to be happy, it's not your problem. You don't have to spend your time and energy trying to cheer up someone who has already decided to stay in a bad mood. Believe it or not, you can actually hurt people by playing into their self-pity.
Joyce Meyer
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Cheer Translations

cheer in Dutch is hoera roepen
cheer in French is jubiler
cheer in German is Hochruf, jubeln
cheer in Italian is esultare
cheer in Swedish is hurra