What does delighted mean?

Definitions for delighted
dɪˈlaɪ tɪdde·light·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word delighted.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. delightedadjective

    greatly pleased

  2. beguiled, captivated, charmed, delighted, enthralled, entrancedadjective

    filled with wonder and delight

Wiktionary

  1. delightedadjective

    Greatly pleased.

  2. delightedadjective

    Filled with wonder and delight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delighted

    of Delight

  2. Delightedadjective

    endowed with delight

Editors Contribution

  1. delightedverb

    Verb form of the word delight.

    They are delighted to be getting married this August.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'delighted' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3772

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'delighted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3146

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'delighted' in Adjectives Frequency: #489

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delighted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delighted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of delighted in a Sentence

  1. Mark Krikorian:

    The campaign and the administration have used other material of ours so I'm delighted that they are using that immigration actions list, but there's a difference between using CIS' material as source of important research and CIS actually having a direct operational link to the administration.

  2. Steve King:

    They've delighted in dismantling our military, and it seems as though (Obama has) apologized to every continent out there, you know, he apologized to Africa for slavery.

  3. William Blake, "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell", 1790:

    As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.

  4. George Pataki:

    I would be delighted to have a debate with Donald Trump on this issue, and Donald, let me tell you right now I am willing to debate you here in New Hampshire, mano a mano, anytime on the issue of immigration and pit your ideas against my solutions. I hope you say, 'yes,'.

  5. Joanna Hendon:

    We are delighted by the courts decision, the RICO claims were baseless and should never have been brought, and we look forward to dispensing with the rest of the case.

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