What does delightful mean?

Definitions for delightfuldɪˈlaɪt fəl

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"


  1. delightful(Adjective)

    Pleasant; pleasing, bringing satisfaction, enjoyment or pleasure.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delightful(adj)

    highly pleasing; affording great pleasure and satisfaction


  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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marcus Tullius Cicero:

    There is no place more delightful than home.

  2. Joseph Brodsky:

    How delightful to find a friend in everyone.

  3. Herodotus:

    Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.

  4. Frederick Locker-Lampson:

    The world's as ugly as sin, and almost as delightful

  5. Samuel Johnson:

    There are few minds to which tyranny is not delightful.

Images & Illustrations of delightful

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