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Entry Word: delight
Function: noun
Text: 1 a source of great satisfaction <the school play was a delight for the parents>
Synonyms delectation, gas [slang], joy, kick, manna, pleasure, treat
Related Words amusement, diversion, entertainment, fun, recreation; comfort, relief, solace; gratification, indulgence; ambrosia
2 someone or something that provides amusement or enjoyment <with his great sense of humor and bubbly personality, he is a delight to be around> -- see FUN 1
3 the feeling experienced when one's wishes are met <we were filled with delight at the sight of everyone in the family gathered together for the holidays> -- see PLEASURE 1