Definition of enjoyment
1a : the action or state of enjoyingb : possession and use <the enjoyment of civic rights>
2 : something that gives keen satisfaction <the poorest life has its enjoyments and pleasures>
Examples of enjoyment in a sentence
She always found sports to be a source of great enjoyment.
I read the book strictly for my own enjoyment.
the enjoyment of good health
This is land set aside for the public's enjoyment.
First Known Use of enjoyment
ENJOYMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enjoyment for English Language Learners
: a feeling of pleasure caused by doing or experiencing something you like
: the condition of having and using something that is good, pleasant, etc.
enjoyments : things that give you pleasure
ENJOYMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of enjoyment for Students
1 : the action or condition of getting pleasure or satisfaction from something <The land is set aside for public enjoyment.>
2 : something that gives pleasure <life's simple enjoyments>
Legal Definition of enjoyment
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