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
A few hundred yards away at the county women’s jail, another group of women, most of them confined for minor criminal offenses, got a pleasant Mother’s Day surprise, though not an early release.
Henry was a pleasant surprise last year with 3 ½ sacks and two fumble recoveries in 14 games.
The principal concern is that keeping children alive with invasive and intrusive forms of life support is not pleasant.
Some people with seasonal affective disorder choose to wear yellow-tinted glasses to feel better, and others have used light therapy that gives them the feeling of standing outside on a pleasant sunny day.
Living up to its name (at least in Texas), April 25, 2018, will be a mostly pleasant day in Houston with temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to low 80s.
However, those aforementioned characteristics were swiftly replaced by stress and denial; not pleasant feelings at any given time, but specifically not before a World Cup final.
Thursday looks to be a pleasant early spring day with forecast highs slightly above normal.
Tuesday will be another pleasant day with plenty of sunshine and mild readings.
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PLEASANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pleasant for English Language Learners
: causing a feeling of happiness or pleasure
: friendly and likable
PLEASANT Defined for Kids
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