Physical or intellectual pleasure, delight, or ecstasy.
More example sentences
- He looks just exploding with jouissance, wouldn't you say.
- And I had a stab of sheer jouissance because I knew what I was about to do.
- I see accessible, crowd-pleasing entertainment that is rich with meaning and jouissance.
French, from jouir 'enjoy'.
Definition of jouissance in:
- The British & World English dictionary