Simple Definition of enjoyment
: 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
She always found sports to be a source of great enjoyment.
I read the book strictly for my own enjoyment.
the enjoyment of good health
This is land set aside for the public's enjoyment.
First Known Use of enjoyment
ENJOYMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of enjoyment
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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