1 a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction; "his delight to see her was obvious to all" [syn: delectation]
2 something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness; "a joy to behold"; "the pleasure of his company"; "the new car is a delight" [syn: joy, pleasure]
1 give pleasure to or be pleasing to; "These colors please the senses"; "a pleasing sensation" [syn: please] [ant: displease]
- /dəˈlaɪt/, /dɪˈlaɪt/
- Rhymes: -aɪt
- Finnish: ilo
- French: plaisir, délice, joie
- Polish: radość , rozkosz , przyjemność , zachwyt
- Ido: delekteso
- Italian: delizia
- Old English: wynn
- Spanish: deleite
- To give pleasure to.
Delight means happiness and may refer to someone or something that brings such a state, such as good-tasting food.
It may also refer to :
Foods and beverages
Music and entertainment
- Afternoon Delight (several meanings)
- D. B.'s Delight, a U.S. children's television show.
- Deee-Lite, a 1990s New York City house music outfit.
- Delight (band), a metal/alternative from Poland.
- Delights of the Garden an album by Desmond Williams.
- Idiot's Delight (several meanings)
- Prince Delight, an alias for rapper RZA.
- Rapper's Delight, a hip hop song by The Sugarhill Gang.
- Saw Delight an album by the band Can.
- Smokers Delight, an album by the bang Nightmares on Wax.
- The Swing of Delight, an album by Santana.
- Turkish Delight (film)'' by Paul Verhoeven.
- Violent Delight, a punk-metal band in the United Kingdom.
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