- cavalier, sanguine, vital, joyous, heartened, Sprightful, vivacious, jaunty, thrilled, Buoyed, frisky, perky, bouncing, overjoyed, beaming, insouciant, Inspirited, sprightly, lightsome, exuberant, easygoing, upright, elated, grinning, cheerful, peppy, energetic, lively, springy, zippy, above, happy-go-lucky, careless, unconcerned, carefree, optimistic, lighthearted, spirited, hopeful, rosy, encouraged, excited, happy, animated, devil-may-care, smiling, boon.
Vitellozzo, Pagolo, and the Duke di Gravina on mules, accompanied by a few horsemen, went towards the duke; Vitellozo, unarmed and wearing a cape lined with green, appeared very dejected, as if conscious of his approaching death- a circumstance which, in view of the ability of the man and his former fortune, caused some amazement. "The Prince" by Nicolo Machiavelli
Professor Jameson became dejected. "The Jameson Satellite" by Neil Ronald Jones