delectate

verb
de·​lec·​tate | \ də̇ˈlekˌtāt, dēˈ- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of delectate

intransitive verb

: to obtain pleasure from or take pleasure in something

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History and Etymology for delectate

Latin delectatus, past participle of delectare

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“Delectate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/delectate. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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