What does delightful mean?

Definitions for delightful
dɪˈlaɪt fəlde·light·ful

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. delightful, delicious(adj)

    greatly pleasing or entertaining

    "a delightful surprise"; "the comedy was delightful"; "a delicious joke"

Wiktionary

  1. delightful(Adjective)

    Pleasant; pleasing, bringing satisfaction, enjoyment or pleasure.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delightful(adj)

    highly pleasing; affording great pleasure and satisfaction

Freebase

  1. Delightful

    "Delightful" is the first physical single released by Ami Suzuki under the label Avex Trax. It is commonly known as Suzuki's "comeback single", after 5 years of her previous major work.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'delightful' in Adjectives Frequency: #979

How to pronounce delightful?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say delightful in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delightful in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delightful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of delightful in a Sentence

  1. Herodotus:

    Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.

  2. Desiderius Erasmus:

    War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.

  3. Oscar Wilde:

    It is an odd thing, but everyone who disappears is said to be seen at San Francisco. It must be a delightful city, and possess all the attractions of the next world.

  4. Margaret Mead:

    Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.

  5. Edna Ferber:

    Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.

Images & Illustrations of delightful

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    • A. elation
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