What does pleasant mean?

Definitions for pleasant
ˈplɛz əntpleas·ant

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pleasantadjective

    affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings

    "we had a pleasant evening together"; "a pleasant scene"; "pleasant sensations"

  2. pleasantadjective

    (of persons) having pleasing manners or behavior

    "I didn't enjoy it and probably wasn't a pleasant person to be around"

Wiktionary

  1. pleasantadjective

    Giving pleasure; pleasing in manner.

    Etymology: From plaisant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pleasantadjective

    pleasing; grateful to the mind or to the senses; agreeable; as, a pleasant journey; pleasant weather

  2. Pleasantadjective

    cheerful; enlivening; gay; sprightly; humorous; sportive; as, pleasant company; a pleasant fellow

  3. Pleasantnoun

    a wit; a humorist; a buffoon

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pleasant' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3649

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pleasant' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3492

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pleasant' in Adjectives Frequency: #477

How to pronounce pleasant?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasant in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of pleasant in a Sentence

  1. Emily Sarah:

    I'm a product of the U.S. university system, meaning I spent the better part of four years of my life drinking nauseatingly sweet grain alcohol mixed with Kool-Aid, needless to say, Fernet's herby freshness was a pleasant surprise and lacked the negative associations with the unpleasant consequences of sweet drinks.

  2. Don Peppard:

    We had no idea what was going to happen to us, but whatever it was, it didn’t seem like it would be pleasant, at that point I felt like my life wasn’t going to be worth very much.

  3. Martin Zvonicek:

    The water was warm. This was very pleasant, and a great performance by the soloists. This is something I will remember, don Giovanni.

  4. Simone Weil:

    A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams.

  5. Daniel Hamermesh:

    Texas is not doing any better now than California, california costs more to live in, but for many, you get what you pay for. The California coast is a much more pleasant place to live.

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