How to use Jolly in a sentence
Evidently some jolly excitement was going on there.
I have finished my border off with a rather jolly dragon.
What jolly times they must have at--!
No matter where you are, you are sure to find a jolly holiday parade during November or December.
It was at Cambridge that Armitage found his talent for writing catchy, jolly tunes that were popular with his fellow undergraduates.Advertisement
Hertford struck at Edinburgh in May, and in the leader's own words " made a jolly fire "and did much mischief.
To cheer themselves up the group go on a jolly jaunt to a local fairground.
Rigby is excessively corpulent, and has a jolly rubicund face.
For generations, parents have been tracking the visits of Santa Claus by hearing sleigh bells, spotting a red nose in the sky, or otherwise interpreting signs of the jolly old elf's approach.
Encourage your children to thank the jolly man for their gifts and wish him well for the rest of the upcoming year.Advertisement
But even if you aren't built like Jolly Old St. Nick, you can find Santa costumes that will work for you, whether you want to dress naughty or nice.
Consider the following Christmas costume ideas and bedeck your whole group in style before you hit the streets in jolly splendor.
For anyone hoping to create the look of jolly St. Nick, complete Santa Claus costumes are in order.
With his jolly belly, long white beard and cozy velour red suit, Santa defines the gift-giving and magical portion of Christmas.
In addition, once you have your Santa suit in all of its' jolly splendor, be sure to keep it packed away safely from curious children.Advertisement
Mrs. Claus makes cookies for Santa to keep him fat and jolly.
Evil skull, Death's head, Jolly Roger or whatever you prefer to call it, these tats have been around quite a long time.
Your little pirates will enjoy making a Jolly Roger to fly on their bedroom walls or decorate their bikes.
The selections at Teddy Girl range from jolly novelty to racy fun.
The cake for this party theme would be a Jolly Rodger.Advertisement
Worf comments on "For He's a Jolly Good Fellow," the song his friends sing for him at his surprise birthday party.
There doesn't seem to be a Klingon word for jolly."
The new series did not feature a Serena, Boxey, Jolly or Sheba.
As the tradition evolved, carolers went door to door offering jolly cheer by singing beloved songs to anyone who opened their door to listen.
He even goes as far as to kidnap the jolly ol' man!Advertisement
Although Fred's mood was jolly, he didn't join the others for breakfast on this Saturday morning.
A bouncing, rhythmic text with an irresistible refrain joins forces with wildly exuberant illustration to create a jolly romp of a picture book.
The night they put the fizz in into physics was the jolly sub's merry headline.
However, I am feeling particularly magnanimous this morning, so I shall not harangue the Minister; he is a jolly fine chap.
Goodbye my love, now - I wish you had been here last night we had an awfully jolly evening.
After the service a very jolly ' tea ' party was held in the Village Hall which was much enjoyed by all who attended.
Would definitely see them again, quite jolly almost reaching the heady heights of happy in some songs.
January isn't generally jolly, but it's already looking as if jelly is the thing this month.
Keelhaul the scurvy knaves, hoist the jolly roger!
They are also constructing two large manholes in the area opposite the Jolly Farmers pub.
Well, we had another jolly matinee of course.
Both of these are users of Jolly phonics, the UK based phonics program.
On the surface the song seems to be just a jolly romp about Richard Nixon loosing a presidential election to the Kennedy clan.
The only thing is, every time it snows the jolly snowman wants to play and have fun.
Stretch'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you!
Local pub the Three Jolly Butchers emerged triumphant with their blazing yellow Albion kit, very kindly donated by the Brighton football club.
If writing games is such a jolly wheeze why is playing them so moronic?
This is an excellent story, a super mystery, a jolly good whodunit.
Anyway, we did writing practice in a jolly phonics workbook.
They rode slowly, and talked and laughed and were very jolly.
Stretch 'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you !
The Sunday Telegraph, December 7, 2003 This jolly little volume bound in astroturf is a useful guide to garden furnishings.
The ' Cat and Fiddle ' is a waterman 's house - ' jolly young watermen, ' I am afraid, no more.
Don't forget the stuffed parrot or Jolly Roger flag!
Voyages during the month of December include a wide range of festivities, including elaborate decorations, holiday feasts and jolly holiday concerts.
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Jolly Old St. Nicholas and many more can also be found here.
In the room where you enter Jolly Roger Bay.
I like to use Jolly Rancher candies because I like the favors, but you can use any clear candy that you happen to prefer.
Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, Santa Claus, Father Christmas, Mr. C. -- there are many different names for this legendary jolly figure that is said to distribute a Christmas present to each good boy and girl on Christmas.
Sitting down with some cookies, cocoa and Christmas-styled stationery to draft a missive to the jolly old elf can be one of the most magical things you do during the holiday season.
Let her lead the way while the jolly man follows behind.
Men can wear a basic shirt with simple slops, boots and a hat, women have a jolly time with a blouse, a bodice, an underskirt and shorter overskirt in contrasting colors and either a straw hat or garland of flowers.
Dressing up in Christmas costumes adds a special touch of jolly to the season.
These luxurious suits will transform anyone into the jolly ol' St. Nick in a matter of minutes.
If you've got your heart set on having the kids don a holiday costume but can't find Santa suits in the correct size, then by all means create a suit with a simple sewing pattern or opt for another jolly holiday character altogether.
With an active imagination and some time to spare, your jolly little one can make his Santa suit memorable year round!
With shamrock accessories you'll still be able to show off your Irish pride without being mistaken for the Jolly Green Giant.
Cibs usually appear jolly and happy, but they are actually quite serious underneath that exterior.
As a result, he sees the error of his ways and becomes a jolly man.
They can be the traditional Keds style shoe jazzed up with red sequins, green puff paint and jolly messages.
T he word beano means a feast, an annual holiday, and a jolly time.
On 4th August, 1964, FBI agents found the bodies in an earthen dam at Old Jolly Farm.
In the amusements we have referred to does the " jolly drover " while the night away in Abilene.
Let's say more jolly sausage than hard-boiled egg.
Now thats cleared up, i'm off around the world for jolly japes.
The ' Cat and Fiddle ' is a waterman's house - ' jolly young watermen, ' I am afraid, no more.
For older children, the Internet retailer Halloween Costumes offers a jolly Santa suit in size small all the way up to size large.
Not till 1880, after the fall of the ministry of Jolly, was a reconciliation with Rome effected; in 1882 the archbishopric of Freiburg was again filled up. The political tendency of Baden, meanwhile, mirrored that of all Germany.
He has two neighbours, who live still farther north; one is King Winter, a cross and churlish old monarch, who is hard and cruel, and delights in making the poor suffer and weep; but the other neighbour is Santa Claus, a fine, good-natured, jolly old soul, who loves to do good, and who brings presents to the poor, and to nice little children at Christmas.
The king's habit of mingling with the peasantry secured for him a large amount of popularity, and probably led many to ascribe to him the authorship of poems describing scenes in peasant life, Christis Kirk on the Grene, The Gaberlunzie Man and The Jolly Beggar.
The sole name he retained was Mick, the jolly outgoing spokesman for the group, who seemed to know all of the others.
In 1867, on the accession to the premiership of Julius von Jolly (1823-1891), several constitutional changes in a Liberal direction were made; responsibility of ministers, freedom of the press, compulsory education.
He had already surrounded himself with that characteristically Petrine institution "the jolly company," or "the company," as it was generally called, consisting of all his numerous personal friends and casual acquaintances.