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delectation

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noun de·lec·ta·tion \ˌdē-ˌlek-ˈtā-shən, di-; ˌde-lək-\

Simple Definition of delectation

  • : pleasure or enjoyment

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of delectation

Examples of delectation in a sentence

  1. Here is some chocolate for your delectation.

  2. <tourists enjoying the delectations of this tropical paradise for the first time>



14th Century

First Known Use of delectation

14th century


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