take pleasure in

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Definition of take pleasure in

: to enjoy She takes pleasure in her work.

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“Take pleasure in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20pleasure%20in. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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