great+pleasure

  • 1 Pleasure center — is the general term for the set of brain structures, predominantly the nucleus accumbens, theorized to produce great pleasure when stimulated electrically. Some references state that the septum pellucidium is generally considered to be the… …

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  • 2 pleasure */*/*/ — UK [ˈpleʒə(r)] / US [ˈpleʒər] noun Word forms pleasure : singular pleasure plural pleasures 1) a) [uncountable] a feeling of happiness, enjoyment, or satisfaction He smiled with pleasure when she walked in. get pleasure from (doing) something: I… …

    English dictionary

  • 3 pleasure — pleas|ure [ pleʒər ] noun *** 1. ) uncount a feeling of happiness, enjoyment, or satisfaction: He smiled with pleasure when she walked in. get pleasure from (doing) something: I get a lot of pleasure from traveling. give/bring pleasure to someone …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 pleasure — noun 1 ENJOYMENT (U) the feeling of happiness or satisfaction that you get from an experience you enjoy: The children used to get a lot of pleasure out of that game when they were young. | give/bring pleasure: Small gifts give pleasure and don t… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 pleasure — noun 1 enjoyment ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, deep, enormous, great, intense ▪ It gives me enormous pleasure to welcome my next guest. ▪ genuine …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 great — great1 [ greıt ] adjective *** ▸ 1 (not) good/enjoyable ▸ 2 more than usual ▸ 3 important/powerful ▸ 4 able to do something well ▸ 5 for expressing pleasure ▸ 6 enthusiastic ▸ 7 in another generation ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) INFORMAL very good, enjoyable …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 pleasure — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Feeling of enjoyment Nouns 1. pleasure, enjoyment, gratification; voluptuousness, sensuality; luxuriousness; gluttony; titillation, gusto; creature comforts, comfort, ease, [lap of] luxury; purple and… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 8 pleasure — n. 1) to afford, give pleasure (it gives me great pleasure to present the next speaker) 2) to feel; find, take pleasure in 3) to derive pleasure from 4) to forgo a pleasure 5) a genuine, real; rare pleasure 6) a pleasure to + inf. (it s a… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 great — I UK [ɡreɪt] / US adjective Word forms great : adjective great comparative greater superlative greatest *** 1) bigger or more than is usual She had great difficulty in guessing where I was from. They could be in great danger. He was in a great… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 great — /greIt/ adjective VERY GOOD 1 spoken a) very good; excellent: We had a great time at the fair. | You can come after all? Great! | It s great to see you again! b) used when you really think that something is not good, satisfactory or enjoyable at… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 pleasure — plea|sure W2S2 [ˈpleʒə US ər] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: plaisir; PLEASE2] 1.) [U] the feeling of happiness, enjoyment, or satisfaction that you get from an experience →↑pleasant with pleasure ▪ She sipped her drink with obvious… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 pleasure — [[t]ple̱ʒə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ pleasures 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N from/in n/ ing If something gives you pleasure, you get a feeling of happiness, satisfaction, or enjoyment from it. Watching sport gave him great pleasure... Everybody takes pleasure in eating …

    English dictionary

  • 13 Pleasure — ambox type=content text=This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. Wikiprojects , or , or the , or Portals may be able to help recruit one. If more appropriate or exist, please adjust this template accordingly …

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  • 14 great*/*/*/ — [greɪt] adj I 1) bigger or more than is usual They could be in great danger.[/ex] He was in a great hurry.[/ex] It gives me great pleasure to welcome our next guest.[/ex] See: deal II 2) important or powerful a great military power[/ex] the… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 pleasure*/*/ — [ˈpleʒə] noun 1) [U] a feeling of happiness, enjoyment, or satisfaction He smiled with pleasure when she walked in.[/ex] His books have given enormous pleasure to many people.[/ex] He took great pleasure in pointing out my mistakes.[/ex] 2) [C]… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 great — great1 W1S1 [greıt] adj comparative greater superlative greatest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(large)¦ 2¦(excellent)¦ 3¦(important)¦ 4¦(generous)¦ 5¦(extremely skilful)¦ 6¦(big)¦ 7¦(doing something a lot)¦ 8 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 great — great1 W1S1 [greıt] adj comparative greater superlative greatest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(large)¦ 2¦(excellent)¦ 3¦(important)¦ 4¦(generous)¦ 5¦(extremely skilful)¦ 6¦(big)¦ 7¦(doing something a lot)¦ 8 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 Pleasure Island (Walt Disney World Resort) — Pleasure Island was a section of the Walt Disney World Resort within the Downtown Disney shopping, dining and entertainment district. Stores on Pleasure Island are open from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. and restaurants from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.… …

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  • 19 pleasure — pleasure, delight, joy, delectation, enjoyment, fruition denote the agreeable emotion which accompanies the possession, acquisition, or expectation of something good or greatly desired. Pleasure so strongly implies a feeling of satisfaction or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 20 Pleasure (EP) — Pleasure EP Pleasure EP Album par Semisonic Sortie 1995 Enregistrement 1995 Durée 27min 37 Genre(s) Rock alternatif Producteur(s) Paul Fox …

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