delectability
noun see delectable I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Delectability — Delectable De*lec ta*ble, a. [OF. delitable, OF. delitable, F. d[ e]lectable, fr. L. delectabilis, fr. delectare to delight. See {Delight}.] 1. Highly pleasing; delightful. [1913 Webster] Delectable both to behold and taste. Milton. 2. extremely… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • delectability — See delectable. * * * …   Universalium

  • delectability — noun The quality of being delectable …   Wiktionary

  • delectability — de·lec·ta·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • delectability — noun extreme appetizingness • Syn: ↑deliciousness, ↑lusciousness, ↑toothsomeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑toothsome (for: ↑toothsomeness) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • delectable — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin delectabilis, from delectare to delight more at delight Date: 15th century 1. highly pleasing ; delightful < a delectable melody > 2. delicious < a delectable meal > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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