How to use
'bright, shining, happy'
not before noun
pleased and happy about something
I'm really glad I don't have to go back there again.
We're so glad you came.
glad to do something
I am glad to be back home.
glad to see/hear etc
I'm glad to see you looking so well.
'I've decided to accept the job.' 'I'm glad.'
I'll be glad when the war is over.
She wasn't leaving after all. He was glad about that.
'Jamie's been accepted for medical school!' 'I'm so glad for him.'
be glad of something
to be grateful for something
Thanks Marge, I'll be glad of the help.
be glad of an opportunity/chance/excuse to do something
They were glad of the chance to finally get some sleep.
It was cold outside, and she was glad of her coat.
be glad to (do something)
to be very willing and eager to do something
We will be glad to send you any information you may need.
I'm sure he'd be
only too glad to
extremely willing to
'Would you give me a hand?' '
I'd be glad to
I would be glad if
used in formal situations or letters to ask someone to do something for you
I'd be glad if you'd let me know when the funeral is.
give somebody the glad eye
to look at someone in a way that shows you are sexually attracted to them
your best clothes that you wear for special occasions
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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