take delight in

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of take delight in

:to very much enjoy
  • She takes delight in her new job.

Word by Word Definitions

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

delight play
  1. : a high degree of gratification or pleasure : joy

  2. : something that gives great pleasure

  3. : the power of affording pleasure

  1. : to take great pleasure

  2. : to give keen enjoyment

  3. : to give joy or satisfaction to


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