What does pleasurable mean?

Definitions for pleasurable
ˈplɛʒ ər ə bəlplea·sur·able

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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"

Wiktionary

  1. pleasurable(Adjective)

    that gives pleasure

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pleasurable(adj)

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

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How to say pleasurable in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of pleasurable in a Sentence

  1. Barry Zuckerman:

    It's one of the most pleasurable activities that you do with your child -- there's physical closeness but it's probably the most unhurried time that children have with their parent and it is focused on them.

  2. Rebecca Scritchfield:

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

  3. Anne Milasincic Andrews:

    Switching your focus to any kind of other activity, be it visual or another stimulatory activity that you find pleasurable, will be enough to improve alertness.

  4. Wendy Walsh:

    From an evolutionary standpoint, it makes sense that women are wary of being touched by strangers, women have evolved mechanisms to be choosy about whom they mate with and to fear rape by a stranger. However, touch by friends is both relational -- women tend to befriend as a buffer against stress -- and pleasurable. Touch gives a nice boost of dopamine, the 'feel-good' hormone.

  5. Julie Burchill:

    A woman who looks like a girl and thinks like a man is the best sort, the most enjoyable to be and the most pleasurable to have and to hold.

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