Definition of delight:
- A high degree of gratification of mind; a high- wrought state of pleasurable feeling; lively pleasure; extreme satisfaction; joy.
- Licentious pleasure; lust.
- That which gives great pleasure or delight.
- To give delight to; to affect with great pleasure; to please highly; as, a beautiful landscape delights the eye; harmony delights the ear.
- 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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- amuse (part of speech: verb)
pleasure (part of speech: noun)
- please (part of speech: verb)
- "Jewel's Story Book", Clara Louise Burnham.
- "San Cristóbal de la Habana", Joseph Hergesheimer.
- "The Eustace Diamonds", Anthony Trollope.