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Delight (IPA: /dɪˈɫaɪt/)


Delight (v. t.)

A high degree of gratification of mind; a high- wrought state of pleasurable feeling; lively pleasure; extreme satisfaction; joy.

Delight (v. t.)

That which gives great pleasure or delight.

Delight (v. t.)

Licentious pleasure; lust.

Delight (v. t.)

To give delight to; to affect with great pleasure; to please highly; as, a beautiful landscape delights the eye; harmony delights the ear.

Delight (v. i.)

To have or take great delight or pleasure; to be greatly pleased or rejoiced; -- followed by an infinitive, or by in.

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City

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Song performed by Killa Hakan

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Album by Rina Aiuchi

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2011 single by Daisuke Ono

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Album by miwa

Delight Synonyms

Delectation

Delight Synonyms

Pleasure, Joy

Delight Synonyms

Ravish, Transport, Enrapture, Enthrall, Enchant, Enthral

Delight Synonyms

Revel, Enjoy

Delight Synonyms

Please

Delight (Last Name / Surname)

Delight is the #154,907 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 105 people had that surname.

Translations

Delight in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " and, alas ! for human nature, envy will always delight in inflicting mortification." - Ethel Churchill (or The Two Brides)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A great many people seem to delight most in what they least understand." - William Hogarth

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A verse may finde him who a sermon flies, And turn delight into a sacrifice." - Poetry

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A world without delight and without affection is a world destitute of value." - Bertrand Russell

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Ah, the strange, sweet, lonely delight Of the Valleys of Dream." - Dreams


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