Delightfulness
Delightful De*light"ful, a. Highly pleasing; affording great pleasure and satisfaction. ``Delightful bowers.'' --Spenser. ``Delightful fruit.'' --Milton.

Syn: Delicious; charming. See {Delicious}. -- {De*light"ful*ly}, adv. -- {De*light"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • delightfulness — noun see delightful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • delightfulness — See delightfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • delightfulness — noun The state or quality of being delightful …   Wiktionary

  • delightfulness — n. enjoyment, pleasure, happiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delightfulness — de·light·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • delightfulness — fəlnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality of being delightful …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Delicacy — Del i*ca*cy, n.; pl. {Delicacies}. [From {Delicate}, a.] 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness; as, delicacy of flavor, of odor, and the like. [1913 Webster] What choice to choose for delicacy… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • delightful — adjective Date: circa 1530 highly pleasing < a delightful surprise > • delightfully adverb • delightfulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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