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. Sam Shahid:

    The September issue means nothing anymore, you used to hold that magazine in your hand. It takes you to a place — that’s what a magazine used to do. Now they are all doing the same thing. There’s no imagination there. It’s just pure product, it’s pleasing the advertiser.

  2. Sir Walter Scott:

    To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.

  3. Virgil:

    Perhaps even these things, one day, will be pleasing to remember.

  4. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    An annoying truth is better than a pleasing lie.

  5. Mickey Rooney:

    This is the kind of world I was born in, one in which I had only one reason for existence: pleasing others.

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