glad

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈglæd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/glæd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(glad)

Inflections of 'glad' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
gladder
adj comparative
gladdest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'glad' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
glads
v 3rd person singular
gladding
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
gladded
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
gladded
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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glad

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. am glad you're [safe, well, happy, back, here]
  2. am glad you [asked, showed an interest, agreed]
  3. am glad to [hear, see, learn, read, know]
  4. (I'm) glad to hear it!
  5. glad to be of [help, use, service]
  6. am really glad for them
  7. would be glad to help [you, out]
  8. glad for her [help, support]
  9. glad about the [news, promotion, decision]
  10. dated, UK: (put on your) glad rags
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