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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words [1]

1: Εὐφραίνω (Strong'S #2165 — Verb — euphraino — yoo-frah'ee-no )

in the Active Voice, "to cheer, make glad,"  2—Corinthians 2:2 , is used everywhere else in the Passive Voice, signifying, "to be happy, rejoice, make merry," and translated "to be merry" in  Luke 12:19;  15:23,24,29,32; in  Luke 16:19 , "fared (sumptuously);" in  Revelation 11:10 , "make merry." See Fare , Glad , Rejoice.

2: Εὐθυμέω (Strong'S #2114 — Verb — euthumeo — yoo-thoo-meh'-o )

from eu, "well," and thumos, "the soul," as the principle of feeling, especially strong feeling, signifies "to make cheerful;" it is used intransitively in the NT, "to be of good cheer,"  Acts 27:22,25; in  James 5:13 , RV, "is (any) cheerful?" (AV, "... merry?"). See Cheer.

King James Dictionary [2]

MER'RY, a.

1. Gay and noisy jovial exhilarated to laughter.

Man is the merriest species of the creation.

They drank and were merry with him.  Genesis 43

2. Causing laughter or mirth as a merry jest. 3. Brisk as a merry gale. This is the primary sense of the word. 4. Pleasant agreeable delightful.

To make merry, to be jovial to indulge in hilarity to feast with mirth.  Judges 9 .

Webster's Dictionary [3]

(1): ( n.) A kind of wild red cherry.

(2): ( superl.) Causing laughter, mirth, gladness, or delight; as, / merry jest.

(3): ( superl.) Laughingly gay; overflowing with good humor and good spirits; jovial; inclined to laughter or play; sportive.

(4): ( superl.) Cheerful; joyous; not sad; happy.