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enjoyment

noun en·joy·ment \in-ˈji-mənt\

: a feeling of pleasure caused by doing or experiencing something you like

: the condition of having and using something that is good, pleasant, etc.

enjoyments : things that give you pleasure

Full Definition of ENJOYMENT

1
a :  the action or state of enjoying
b :  possession and use <the enjoyment of civic rights>
2
:  something that gives keen satisfaction <the poorest life has its enjoyments and pleasures>

Examples of ENJOYMENT

  1. She always found sports to be a source of great enjoyment.
  2. I read the book strictly for my own enjoyment.
  3. the enjoyment of good health
  4. This is land set aside for the public's enjoyment.

First Known Use of ENJOYMENT

1553

Rhymes with ENJOYMENT

ENJOYMENT Defined for Kids

enjoyment

noun en·joy·ment \in-ˈji-mənt\

Definition of ENJOYMENT for Kids

1
:  the action or condition of getting pleasure or satisfaction from something <The land is set aside for public enjoyment.>
2
:  something that gives pleasure <life's simple enjoyments>

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