jovial, exuberant, lighthearted; merry and in high spirits : exhibiting happiness (adjective)
Examples of word jocund
"Glad" is from the Greek word for laughter, and the word "jocund" comes from a Latin term signifying "pleasant."
On the other hand, nine persons either could form no opinion or were entirely wrong, answering, "cunning leer," "jocund," "looking at an intense light," "looking at a distant object," &c.
But Eve is described as "jocund" and "blithe" only when she is intoxicated by the mortal fruit of the tree; and the note of gaiety that is heard faintly, like a distant echo, in the earlier poems, is never sounded again by
Stefàn lowered his head briefly and a jocund sound escaped his lips.
In that way stranded motorists can be warmed and indulge in some jocund seasonal fellowship.