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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Joy’. Over 50 Sentences


Joy — US. [dʒɔɪ], UK. [dʒɔɪ]

Main meanings:

  1. A feeling of great happiness or delight.
  2. Something or someone that brings happiness or pleasure.


10 simple sentences:

  • Their laughter filled me with joy.
  • The children’s smiles were pure joy.
  • We shared a moment of joy.
  • Does this bring you joy?
  • Their happiness is my joy.
  • I find joy in nature.
  • Negative thoughts can rob joy.
  • Finding love is a true joy.
  • I seldom feel such joy.
  • Joy can be found everywhere.


The sentences from movies:

It’s a joy. – Sherlock (2010)

There’s plenty of joy in my life. – American Beauty (1999)

My little pride and joy. – The Heat (2013)

It’s a great joy to see you here. – Jagten (2013)

My last little joy. – V for Vendetta (2006)

So does Joy Behar. – The Hangover (2009)

It’s dancing with joy! – Monsters, Inc. (2001)

I repeat, no joy. – The Gray Man (2022)

But we had so little time to revel in their joy. – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

I’m not supposed to go joy-ridin’ with civilians. – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

Take some joy in your work. – Men in Black (1997)

I’m not saying joy, I’m saying somethirg. – Rain Man (1988)

A purely instinctual creature, all desire and joy and rage. – X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

Compared to you, the other plagues were a joy! – The Mummy (1999)

Oh, look at that gorgeous little bundle of joy! – We’re the Millers (2013)

She says I was put here to spread joy and laughter. – Joker (2019)

We bring joy to people’s lives. – This Is the End (2013)

He only wanted to show me his pride and Joy. – Rush (2013)

And I’m full of joy! – Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

At last, such immense joy. – Amadeus (1984)

I have wished you joy since first I saw you. – The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

I don’t say it out of joy, I say it hopefully. – Friends with Benefits (2011)

I will lick you in front of everyone to show my joy. – Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

My Christmas is filled with laughter and joy. – The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

The King had two sons who gave him great joy. – Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)

Why diminish our joy because they live in denial? – Meet the Fockers (2004)

I set fires to feel joy. – Pitch Perfect (2012)

She says I take no joy in life. – Role Models (2008)

Think of the joy of being in a really good film. – The Blair Witch Project (1999)

Find the Joy in your life. – The Bucket List (2008)

A joy, as always. – Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

From watching him do Russell was just an absolute joy. – True Blood (2008)

Operation Joy? – Get Smart (2008)

I feel that joy again. – Natural Born Killers (1994)

But now is a time only for joy. – Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Give you joy, Captain! – Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

Do you understand what joy that brought me? – Just Go with It (2011)

There are no problems, Joy, only solutions. – The Ugly Truth (2009)

There will be joy again in this house. – Ben-Hur (1959)

You know, I get so much joy from making people money. – Pain & Gain (2013)

That’s the joy of the Jeffrey, you see. – Get Him to the Greek (2010)

Children are such a joy. – The Change-Up (2011)

Yeah, tears of joy, maybe. – Clerks II (2006)

Seeing you gives me great joy. – Pocahontas (1995)

There’s no joy in this for me. – Bad Santa (2003)

Oh, my joy and my prize from heaven. – Young Frankenstein (1974)

A thing of beauty is a joy forever. – Mary Poppins (1964)