Noun(1) a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction(2) something or someone that provides a source of happiness
Verb(1) give pleasure to or be pleasing to(2) take delight in(3) hold spellbound
(1) He took great delight there to go to the bookbinders' shops and lie gaping on maps.(2) they delight in playing tricks(3) You could say it's their gastronomic delight , their favourite treat.(4) Rowena looked at the picture also, at the delight on all three faces.(5) The programme promises to be a delight for the connoisseurs of music.(6) To the dismay of its critics and the delight of its fans, romantic comedy is a formula genre.(7) While dark clouds loomed the rain held off, much to the delight of participants and audience alike.(8) The end of a wonderful game played in the spirit of friendship and harmony much to the delight of everyone.(9) She cast the door aside with a big wave of her hand, much to the delight of the girls behind her.(10) Once more, the delight of the crowd is fundamental to this strategy.(11) He'll grin and squeal with delight , and ignore me completely, which I'm fine with.(12) Our patients expressed sheer delight in participating in this effort.(13) Let me be maudlin and say the book is a sheer delight .(14) They invest a few pennies per customer per year in customer delight .(15) This is not the easiest musical combination to classify, much to the delight of its purveyors.(16) Mid-year on the far north coast is a gardener's delight , so get out there and enjoy it.
1. pleasure ::
2. delectation ::
3. please greatly ::
4. take pleasure in ::
5. enjoy ::
6. please ::
7. transport ::
1. bore ::
2. bummer ::
3. drag ::
Different Formsdelight, delighted, delightful, delighting, delights
Word Example from TV Shows
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but I am being
a DELIGHT here.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 3
you are a DELIGHT.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 8
The Imp's Delight.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8
so then you are driving me
and you find me a DELIGHT.
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 2
and you're ruining it
with your DELIGHT and relief.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17
English to Kannada Dictionary: delight
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