Delight and Pleasure

Delight

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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

Pleasure is a synonym for delight in enjoyment topic. In some cases you can use "Pleasure" instead the word "Delight" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like satisfaction, contentment, happy, joy. popular alternative
Nearby Words: delightful, delighted, delightfully, delightedly, delighting
Synonyms for Delight

Pleasure

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Pleasure noun – The feeling experienced when one's wishes are met.
Usage example: nothing gives me more pleasure than a hot meal after a long day

Delight is a synonym for pleasure in happiness topic. You can use "Delight" instead the word "Pleasure" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as joy, enjoyment, satisfaction, contentment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: pleasant, pleasing, pleased, pleasurable, pleasantly
Synonyms for Pleasure

How words are described

clear clear delight clear pleasure
pure pure delight pure pleasure
special special delight special pleasure
particular particular delight particular pleasure
Other adjectives: certain, considerable, true, genuine, sheer, obvious, carnal, real, extreme, great, intense, perverse, evil, cruel, chief, immediate, malicious, immense, strange, sadistic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Skippy Nubbins, who takes cruel delight in confiscating Sooky's dog, and later takes cruel pleasure in telling them that he shot the dog.
    Source: Film / Skippy
  • The Cloak of Delight can cause any creature that sees it to fall into an motionless and oblivious trance for 1-8 minutes by showing the creature its ultimate pleasure and goal.
  • Gernhardt also pointed out the popularity of Sonne (sun) / Wonne (delight, bliss) and Brust (breast, chest) / Lust (pleasure, joy, delight, lust).
    Source: Stock Rhymes
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