Delight

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Definition

a delight: a joy, a pleasure, a very nice thing
noun
It is a great delight to work with Polly Watson - she is a wonderful colleague.

to delight: to please, to excite, to enchant, to charm
verb
I'm delighted to meet you after hearing so many good things about you.

delightful: charming, pleasing, lovely, wonderful
adjective
What a delightful girl! She is so interesting and funny, it's a pleasure talking to her!

Examples

  • "Mrs. Brady's International School of English is situated in the delightful countryside of Cornwall, a county rich in history and legends located at the south-western tip of England."
  • "That was delightful."
  • "Or, should the Delavigne Corporation be remanded to this delightful, charming young thing in front of me."

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