delightful

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adjective de·light·ful \di-ˈlīt-fəl, dē-\

Definition of delightful

  1. :  highly pleasing <a delightful surprise> <enjoyed a delightful brunch>

delightfully

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delightfulness

noun

Examples of delightful in a sentence

  1. It has been delightful meeting you.

  2. That was a delightful party.

Origin and Etymology of delightful

see 2delight


First Known Use: circa 1530


DELIGHTFUL Defined for English Language Learners

delightful

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adjective de·light·ful \di-ˈlīt-fəl, dē-\

Definition of delightful for English Language Learners

  • : very pleasant : giving or causing delight


DELIGHTFUL Defined for Kids

delightful

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adjective de·light·ful \di-ˈlīt-fəl\

Definition of delightful for Students

  1. :  giving delight :  very pleasing

delightfully

\-fə-lē\ adverb


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