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delightsome

adjective de·light·some \-ˈlīt-səm\

Definition of DELIGHTSOME

:  very pleasing :  delightful

Examples of DELIGHTSOME

  1. <any man would find it most delightsome to gaze upon her lovely face>

First Known Use of DELIGHTSOME

circa 1520

Related to DELIGHTSOME

Synonyms
agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, delightful, pleasant, 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

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