Thesaurus > Related Words: delight

  Words related to delight

Related / Similar Words: joy, pleasure, delectation, enjoy, revel, please, enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral

 

Definition:
  • something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness; "a joy to behold"; "the pleasure of his company"; "the new car is a delight";
  • a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction; "his delight to see her was obvious to all";
  • take delight in; "he delights in his granddaughter";
  • give pleasure to or be pleasing to; "These colors please the senses"; "a pleasing sensation";
  • hold spellbound;

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    Hyponyms: entrancement, ravishment, amusement, Schadenfreude, have a ball, have a good time, wallow, live it up, endear, enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral

     

    Grouped Verbs: please

     

    Entailments: use, expend

     

    Derivational Morphology: please, enjoy, revel, gladden, joy, enjoyment, delectation, enjoyer, pleasure, pleasance, pleaser, pleasing, entrancement, ravishment, captivation, enchantment, enthrallment, fascination, ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, raptus, spell, trance, bewitchment

     

    Anagrams: lighted

     

     
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