Definition of delightful
- a delightful surprise
- enjoyed a delightful brunch
It has been delightful meeting you.
That was a delightful party.
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agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, delightsome, dreamy, dulcet, enjoyable, felicitous, good, grateful, gratifying, heavenly, jolly, luscious, nice, palatable, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, pretty, satisfying, savory (also savoury), sweet, tasty, welcome;
: very pleasant : giving or causing delight
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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