Delight and Displease


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Delight verb – To give satisfaction to.
Usage example: the news that you had won the Pulitzer delighted us beyond words

Displease is an antonym for delight in topics: please, make happy.
Nearby Words: delightful, delighted, delightfully, delightedly, delighting
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Displease verb – To make discontented.
Usage example: her coworkers' tendency to pry displeased her

Delight is an antonym for displease in make unhappy topic.
Nearby Words: displeasure, displeasing
Antonyms for Displease
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