Synonyms for Glad:

adj.

all (adjective)
happy.
bright (adjective)
lively.
cheerful (adjective)
easygoing, spirited, agreeable, cheery, complaisant, sparkling, joyful, affable, optimistic, lighthearted, friendly, pleased, cheerful, bright, congenial, merry, jaunty, happy, pleasant, sunny, lively, cordial, buoyant, amiable, jolly, warm, gladsome, genial.
happy, delightful (adjective)
genial, cheerful, contented, sparkling, animated, bright, pleased, lighthearted, cheery, pleasant, jovial, Tickled, joyful, pleasing, willing, beaming, merry.

n.

alive, exuberant, contented, content, carefree. pleasing, festive. gala. Tickled. encouraging (noun)
hopeful, exhilarating, pleasing.
glad (noun)
grateful, willing, lief, beaming, thankful, cheerful, gladsome, pleased, happy.
happy (noun)
jovial, animated.

Other synonyms:

jovial, Tickled, carefree, contented. festive. pleasing. content.

Usage examples for glad

  1. So glad to know. – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  2. Now you have heard everything, and I am glad I told you, for I am sure you are my friend. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  3. " I'm so glad she said. – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce