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Positive EmotionPlay
Mirth implies a deep, joyful emotion often shown with laughter. SlideHis joke was met with great mirth.
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Social SettingsPlay
Use 'mirth' to describe lively joy in groups, like parties or family gatherings. SlideThere was an air of mirth at the reunion.
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Not SarcasticPlay
Mirth is genuine happiness, not sarcastic or mocking laughter. SlideHer mirth was contagious, and soon everyone was laughing.