Definition of delighted
1 obsolete : delightful
2 : highly pleased <was delighted to see her friend>
Examples of delighted in a sentence
The children were especially delighted that there were enough cookies for each of them to have two.
We were delighted by the performance.
They are delighted at the prospect of a visit from their grandchildren.
First Known Use of delighted
DELIGHTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of delighted for English Language Learners
: made very happy : full of great pleasure or satisfaction
DELIGHTED Defined for Kids
Definition of delighted for Students
: very pleased
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