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delightful Explained

delightful at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[dı'laıtfəl]

delightful at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj very pleasant// --a delightful little girl// --The whole house is delightful.// -- delightfully adv // --a movie that's full of delightfully comic moments//

delightful at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

83 Moby Thesaurus words for "delightful":
adorable, agreeable, alluring, ambrosial, amusing, appealing,
attractive, beautiful, beguiling, bewitching, captivating,
charming, congenial, dainty, darling, delectable, delicate,
delicious, diverting, enchanting, engaging, enjoyable, enravishing,
entertaining, enthralling, entrancing, exciting, exquisite, fair,
fascinating, fetching, fun, good, good to eat, good-tasting,
gratifying, gustable, gusty, heart-robbing, heavenly, humorous,
ineffable, intriguing, inviting, irresistible, joyful, juicy,
likable, lovely, luscious, lush, luxurious, nectareous, nectarous,
nice, of gourmet quality, palatable, pleasant, pleasing,
pleasurable, prepossessing, ravishing, recreational, sapid,
satisfying, savorous, savory, scrumptious, sensuous, succulent,
taking, tantalizing, tasty, tempting, thrilling, titillating,
titillative, toothsome, voluptuous, winning, winsome, witching,
yummy

delightful at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Savoriness): savory, delicious, tasty, good, palatable, nice, dainty, delectable, appetizing, ambrosial, scrumptious, delightful.

delightful at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
very pleasant:
a delightful book / restaurant / town * a delightful child
delightfully adverb:
The hotel is delightfully situated on the edge of the lake.

Delightful at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Delightful \De*light"ful\, a.
Highly pleasing; affording great pleasure and satisfaction.
``Delightful bowers.'' --Spenser. ``Delightful fruit.>''
--Milton.

Syn: Delicious; charming. See {Delicious}. --
{De*light"ful*ly}, adv. -- {De*light"ful*ness}, n.

delightful at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

delightful
adj : greatly pleasing or entertaining; "a delightful surprise";
"the comedy was delightful"; "a delicious joke" [syn: {delicious}]

delightful at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* delightfull Inter: qualifier » archaic

Etymology

Inter: suffix » delight|ful

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » dɪˈlaɪtfəɫ
  • Inter: audio » en-us-delightful.ogg|Audio (US)

    Adjective

    Inter: en-ad » j

  • Pleasant; pleasing, bringing satisfaction, enjoyment or pleasure.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » pleasant; pleasing
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|възхитителен
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|嫵媚|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|妩媚|tr=wǔmèi|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|愉快|tr=yúkuài|sc=Hani
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|ihastuttava, Inter: t+ » fi|ihana
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|délicieux
    • : Old French: Inter: tø » fro|delitable


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t- » de|reizvoll, Inter: t- » de|entzückend, Inter: t+ » de|angenehm
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|楽しい|tr=たのしい, tanoshii|sc=Jpan, Inter: t+ » ja|愉快|tr=ゆかいな, yukai-na|alt=愉快な|sc=Jpan
  • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|delicios
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|восхитительный|tr=vosxitítel'nnyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|очаровательный|tr=očarovátel'nyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|приятный|tr=prijátnyj|sc=Cyrl
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|delicioso|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: cs » delightful
    Translation: cy » delightful
    Translation: da » delightful
    Translation: et » delightful
    Translation: es » delightful
    Translation: fr » delightful
    Translation: ko » delightful
    Translation: io » delightful
    Translation: it » delightful
    Translation: ku » delightful
    Translation: li » delightful
    Translation: hu » delightful
    Translation: mg » delightful
    Translation: my » delightful
    Translation: nl » delightful
    Translation: ja » delightful
    Translation: pl » delightful
    Translation: te » delightful
    Translation: vi » delightful
    Translation: zh » delightful