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1. delightful

adjective. ['dɪˈlaɪtfəl'] greatly pleasing or entertaining.

Synonyms

  • delicious

Antonyms

  • unattractive
  • unpleasant

Etymology

  • -ful (English)
  • delight (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Delightful

  • spiteful
  • frightful
  • rightful

Example sentences of the word delightful


1. Adjective
Delicious and delightful, these mermaid donuts are sure to spellbind all who are lucky enough to receive them!

Quotes containing the word delightful


1. Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success.
- Louisa May Alcott

2. Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
- John Barrymore

3. Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
- Martin Luther

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