Examples of pleasant in a Sentence
the pleasant smell of cookies baking in the oven
We had a pleasant conversation.
Our evening together was pleasant but not very exciting.
I didn't know you were coming. What a pleasant surprise!
Their new teacher seems pleasant enough.
a very pleasant young man
Recent Examples of pleasant from the Web
Their water is cut off, but Shauna and Déjà seem to have a really pleasant, loving relationship.
Such a pleasant way to have dinner and pass the time.
The pleasant weather conditions experienced in the Northeast in recent weeks are over — and winter is back.
Universal abundance and high incomes will (to take a particularly alarming example) abolish the pressures that now compel some citizens to undertake the less pleasant tasks which must be performed.
Among the movie’s charms are Diehl’s cheerful and contact-lensed face, and the pleasant mishmash of French, German, and English that the cast speak.
Divvy, Chicago’s bike-sharing system, is a pleasant way to get around in warmer weather.
Located in downtown Salisbury, Maryland(corner of Mill St. and Main St) our goal is to make your search for the perfect dress a pleasant and enjoyable experience.
The Scofflaw Group’s latest venture, the Moonlighter—a surprisingly pleasant sports bar with an array of burgers—fills both roles handily.
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Origin and Etymology of pleasant
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, delightful, delightsome, dreamy, dulcet, enjoyable, felicitous, good, grateful, gratifying, heavenly, jolly, luscious, nice, palatable, pleasing, pleasurable, pretty, satisfying, savory (also savoury), sweet, tasty, welcome;
PLEASANT Defined for English Language Learners
PLEASANT Defined for Kids
Definition of pleasant for Students
- a pleasant day
- a pleasant young man
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