What does pleasing mean?

Definitions for pleasing
ˈpli zɪŋpleas·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pleasingadjective

    the act of one who pleases

  2. pleasingadjective

    giving pleasure and satisfaction

    "a pleasing piece of news"; "pleasing in manner and appearance"

Wiktionary

  1. pleasingnoun

    Sense of satisfaction, as in the phrase "to my pleasing."

  2. pleasingadjective

    Agreeable; giving pleasure, cheer, enjoyment or gratification.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pleasing

    of Please

  2. Pleasingadjective

    giving pleasure or satisfaction; causing agreeable emotion; agreeable; delightful; as, a pleasing prospect; pleasing manners

  3. Pleasingnoun

    an object of pleasure

Editors Contribution

  1. pleasing

    To create pleasure.

    The smell of fresh linen is beautiful.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pleasing in a Sentence

  1. Mitchell Nathanson:

    In many ways, St. Louis is a better open market than Los Angeles, i think it’s going to be much easier to get big offers that are pleasing to the NFL clubs.

  2. Sipho P Nkosi:

    If it's pleasing your heart, then that's enough.

  3. William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 2 scene 2:

    The devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape.

  4. Rick Reid:

    We try to do that in a way that blends into the architecture, something that's visually pleasing, that doesn't look like Fort Knox or prison.

  5. Joseph Addison:

    To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing solitude.

Images & Illustrations of pleasing

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