Amusement and Delight


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Amusement noun – The act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public.
Usage example: with the opening of Disneyland in 1955, the film producer Walt Disney greatly expanded his amusement empire

Delight is a synonym for amusement in enjoyment topic. In some cases you can use "Delight" instead a noun "Amusement", when it comes to topics like mirth, entertaining, glee.
Nearby Words: amusing, amuse, amused
Synonyms for Amusement


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Delight noun – A source of great satisfaction.
Usage example: the opportunity for travel was one of the major delights of the couple's golden years

Amusement is a synonym for delight in pleasure topic. You can use "Amusement" instead a noun "Delight", if it concerns topics such as glee.
Nearby Words: delightful, delighted, delightfully, delightedly, delighting
Synonyms for Delight

How words are described

pure pure amusement pure delight
particular particular amusement particular delight
certain certain amusement certain delight
sheer sheer amusement sheer delight
Other adjectives: obvious, visible, petty, small, gleeful, extreme, great, evident, cruel, childish, malicious, immense, chagrin, utmost, sadistic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Mad Doctor For the delight and amusement of other demons, these depraved surgeons publically "peel" living creatures, using blades and alchemical concoctions to neatly remove skin from flesh, peel flesh from bone, and extract organs, all of which are arranged onto steel frameworks as part of the "show".
    Source: Mad Doctor
  • Date Crêpe In the anime version of The Idolmaster, Makoto and the Producer during their outing in an amusement park, much to her delight and his bemusement.
    Source: Date Crêpe
  • That monster troll will have his delight in breaking you physically and mentally for his own amusement.
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