Definition of delightful in English:
Causing delight; charming: a delightful secluded garden
More example sentences
- The salmon was moist and succulent, the pastry buttery, rich and golden, delightful.
- And then today some delightful woman decided she would join the plebs and go swimming.
- She was a delightful woman and made a enormous contribution to the council.
very pleasant, lovely, greatly to one's liking, very agreeable, very pleasurable;
informal great, super, fantastic, fabulous, fab, terrific, heavenly, divine, glorious, grand, magic, out of this world, cool, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
British informal , dated capital, wizard, corking, spiffing, ripping, cracking, top-hole, topping, champion, beezer
North American informal , dated swell
charming, enchanting, captivating, bewitching, entrancing, engaging, appealing, winning, fetching, sweet, endearing, cute;
British informal tasty
- Example sentences
- That is its delightfulness summed up right there.
- Something about movies that announce their delightfulness so aggressively is kind of off-putting.
- There is a delightfulness in the relative ease with which these modest works register a psychological force similar to that of the more physically grand pieces.
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