Synonyms of joie de vivre in English:

joie de vivre

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See UK English definition of joie de vivre


1‘Mediterranean joie de vivre is not a quality found in the typical Briton’

gaiety, cheerfulness, cheeriness, merriment, light-heartedness, happiness, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, delight, pleasure, high spirits, spiritedness, jollity, jolliness, joviality, exuberance, ebullience, liveliness, vivacity, enthusiasm, enjoyment, verve, gusto, relish, animation, effervescence, sparkle, buoyancy, sprightliness, jauntiness, zest, zestfulness
informal pep, zing, get-up-and-go, being full of the joys of spring, perkiness
literary gladsomeness, blitheness, blithesomeness

depression, sobriety