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happy days

1. Literally, a period of time that is pleasant, prosperous, or happy. With the economy recovering, it looks like the happy days might finally be coming back. It is not uncommon to long for the happy days of one's youth.
2. An expression of congratulation or happiness regarding positive news or information. Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. We're all going to get a bonus at the end of the month? Happy days! John: "My work visa was finally approved yesterday." Janet: "Ah, happy days! That must be a weight off your shoulders!"
3. An informal phrase of farewell. I'll see you tomorrow, class. Happy days!
See also: days, happy
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The star's first big role was as cop Murray Greshler in The Odd Couple and he was in Happy Days spin-off Joanie Loves Chachi.
Happy Days fundraising manager Rob Cox said: "Since we started in 1992, we've helped almost 170,000 children with disabilities, life-limiting conditions, children that have been abused and young carers with the gift of happiness and hope.
This letter brought back many memories of happy days on little or nothing.
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The nursery was set up five years ago by Happy Days Kirkheaton Ltd and has 75 children on its roll.
With savings reaching over AED 60,000 on a selection of previous model year vehicles, Toyota Happy Days offers the best automotive deals in town, making way for the latest model year vehicles and helping customers turn their dreams of owning a Toyota into reality.
Now, it has been brought to the stage in the UK by Happy Days creator Garry Marshall, producer Amy Anzel and composer Paul Williams after being launched in America almost a decade ago.
Low-brow, candy floss entertainment the TV show might have been but a glance at the careers of Ron Howard, Henry Winkler and Scott Baio after they left Happy Days reveals the chemistry that lasted a decade.
I don't really know anyone of my age that doesn't know Happy Days," he says.
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It's not quite happy days for Erin Moran 6 the actress who played Joanie Cunningham on "Happy Days" is teetering on the verge of being homeless.
They stir lots of happy memories for lots of people - poor but happy days, freedom and fun.
Summary: Tom Bosley, whose long acting career was highlighted by his hugely popular role as the understanding father on Happy Days, has died.
THE actor who played the dad in Happy Days has died of a heart attack, aged 83.
ACTOR Tom Bosley, bestknown for playing lovable dad Howard Cunningham on 1970s US sitcom Happy Days has died aged 83.