verb de·lec·tate \də̇ˈlekˌtāt, dēˈ-\

Definition of delectate


  1. transitive verb
  2. :  delight, please, entertain

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to obtain pleasure from or take pleasure in something

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Origin and Etymology of delectate

Latin delectatus, past participle of delectare — more at delight

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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