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Meaning & Definition of Delight in English

English

Delight

/dɪlaɪt/

noun

1. A feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction

  • "His delight to see her was obvious to all"
    synonym:
  • delight
  • ,
  • delectation

2. Something or someone that provides a source of happiness

  • "A joy to behold"
  • "The pleasure of his company"
  • "The new car is a delight"
    synonym:
  • joy
  • ,
  • delight
  • ,
  • pleasure

verb

1. Give pleasure to or be pleasing to

  • "These colors please the senses"
  • "A pleasing sensation"
    synonym:
  • please
  • ,
  • delight

2. Take delight in

  • "He delights in his granddaughter"
    synonym:
  • delight
  • ,
  • enjoy
  • ,
  • revel

3. Hold spellbound

    synonym:
  • enchant
  • ,
  • enrapture
  • ,
  • transport
  • ,
  • enthrall
  • ,
  • ravish
  • ,
  • enthral
  • ,
  • delight

Examples of using

Her delight consists of teaching children.
My brother takes great delight in his stamp collection.