pleasant (adj.)
merry, festive, jolly
H8 I.iv.90.1[Wolsey to King Henry] I am glad / Your grace is grown so pleasant
TS I.ii.46[Hortensio to Petruchio, of Grumio] Your ancient, trusty, pleasant servant
TS II.i.239[Petruchio to Katherina] thou art pleasant
TS induction.2.128[Lord to Sly, of the players] hearing your amendment, / Are come to play a pleasant comedy
WT IV.iv.191[Clown to Servant, of his liking a ballad] a very pleasant thing indeed, and sung lamentably
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