What does pleasurable mean?

Definitions for pleasurable
ˈplɛʒ ər ə bəlplea·sur·able

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enjoyable, gratifying, pleasurable(adj)

    affording satisfaction or pleasure

    "the company was enjoyable"; "found her praise gratifying"; "full of happiness and pleasurable excitement"; "good printing makes a book more pleasurable to read"


  1. pleasurable(Adjective)

    that gives pleasure

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pleasurable(adj)

    capable of affording pleasure or satisfaction; gratifying; abounding in pleasantness or pleasantry


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasurable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pleasurable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tipper Gallagher:

    Oxytocin is released anytime you do something pleasurable.

  2. John D. Rockefeller:

    I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure.

  3. Rebecca Scritchfield:

    Make sure you can get in nutritious foods but in a way that you find pleasurable and enjoyable.

  4. Heywood Broun:

    The urge to gamble is so universal and its practice so pleasurable that I assume it must be evil.

  5. Seth Norrholm:

    There is some evidence to suggest that thrill-seeking is like anything pleasurable -- gambling, eating, -- it releases dopamine.

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