noun[mass noun] formal, chiefly humorous
Pleasure and delight: they had all manner of rock ‘n’ roll goodies for our delectation
More example sentences
- And now, for your delight and delectation: My First Online Column.
- And for your delight and delectation - you too can try it out here.
- I've finally got together some new links for your pleasure and delectation.
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