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Slang A popular term referring to zealous enthusiasm for performing a particular task or activity—e.g., ‘scope-happy’, referring to an endoscopist who uses an endoscope seemingly before exercising clinical judgement, or ‘trigger-happy’, for an aggressive surgeon
Vox populi Cheerful


A popular adjective referring to a zealous inclination to perform a particular task or activity, eg, trigger-happy.

Patient discussion about happy

Q. Happy Holidays Happy holidays to those of you who are celebrating it this year!

A. Fatman, Irus, and everyone in iMedix.com,
I wish you all the best and warm wishes for this christmas and may all the blessings follow our days in welcoming the upcoming new year.

Stay healthy always..

Q. what makes someone happy what is love?

A. Happiness has to do with how grateful a person is, how much meaning they find in their lives and how much joy they get from being of service. It has nothing to do with money once one has been fed and is warm and dry.

Love is temporary insanity; that is, falling in love. True love, selfless love, is truely an act of egolessness and is our natural state.

Q. Is bipolar is like swiping moods that come and go? one time you are happy things are bright and clear and suddenly you are all complicated with your self and with your surrounding and you are moody and depressed ? is sudden change of mind is the correct definition to a Bipolar Disorder or i did get it all wrong ?

A. good question! most people don't know that Bipolar disorder is not just mood swings that come and go every now and then (if it was - my wife should be diagnosed as bipolar:)) ). it is consisted of long episodes of mania or depression. an episode can be a month or even 6.

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References in classic literature ?
His age is only so much beyond hers as to be an advantage, as to make his character and principles fixed;--and his disposition, I am well convinced, is exactly the very one to make your sister happy.
Ah," sighed Caderousse, "a man cannot always feel happy because he is about to be married.
The loving Elves brought her sweet dreams by night, and happy thoughts by day, and as she grew in childlike beauty, pure and patient amid poverty and sorrow, the sinful were rebuked, sorrowing hearts grew light, and the weak and selfish forgot their idle fears, when they saw her trustingly live on with none to aid or comfort her.
If you were to give me forty such men, I never could be so happy as you.
It was barbarous to be happy when Edmund was suffering.
For I dream I know not how, And my soul is sorely shaken Lest an evil step be taken, - Lest the dead who is forsaken May not be happy now.
So he alighted just between the feet of the Happy Prince.
Notwithstanding my need of money and clothing, I was very happy in the fact that I had secured enough money to pay my travelling expenses back to Hampton.
No, I am too happy now to spoil my enjoyment by sympathy with anyone's sorrow," she felt, and she said to herself: "No, I must be mistaken, he must be feeling happy, just as I am.
We had only a few days, and your new play was just on, and you were so happy.
Every one loved him, he loved every one; and he was therefore as happy as the day was long.
Now, you see, if I move the magnet to Aunt Clara's, the lads will go there as sure as iron to steel, and Charlie will be so happy at home he won't care for these mischievous mates of his I hope," added the Doctor, well knowing how hard it was to wean a seventeen-year-old boy from his first taste of what is called "seeing life," which, alas