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delightful

adjective de·light·ful \di-ˈlīt-fəl, dē-\

: very pleasant : giving or causing delight

Full Definition of DELIGHTFUL

:  highly pleasing <a delightful surprise>
de·light·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
de·light·ful·ness noun
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Examples of DELIGHTFUL

  1. It has been delightful meeting you.
  2. That was a delightful party.

First Known Use of DELIGHTFUL

circa 1530

Related to DELIGHTFUL

Synonyms
agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, pleasant, delightsome, dreamy, dulcet, enjoyable, felicitous, good, grateful, gratifying, heavenly, jolly, luscious, nice, palatable, pleasing, pleasurable, pretty, satisfying, savory (also savoury), sweet, tasty, welcome
Antonyms
disagreeable, pleasureless, unpalatable, unpleasant, unwelcome

Rhymes with DELIGHTFUL

DELIGHTFULNESS Defined for Kids

delightful

adjective de·light·ful \di-ˈlīt-fəl\

Definition of DELIGHTFUL for Kids

:  giving delight :  very pleasing
de·light·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb

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