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1. please

verb. ['ˈpliːz'] give pleasure to or be pleasing to.

Synonyms

  • enchant
  • delight
  • transport
  • ravish
  • enthral
  • like
  • endear
  • enrapture
  • enthrall
  • satisfy

Antonyms

  • disenchant
  • dislike
  • displease
  • discontent

Etymology

  • plesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plaise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word please


1. Noun, singular or mass
Bottom line, he’d like to keep his whiskers if at all possible, please.

2. Verb, base form
Peas, green beans, lettuce and celery offer a healthy vegetable choice certain to please a hungry horse.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Also, you may live there as long as you please.

Quotes containing the word please


1. Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
- Robert A. Heinlein

2. I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
- Bill Cosby

3. I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.
- Herbert Bayard Swope

2. hard-to-please

adjective. (of persons) "his father was a hard-to-please taskmaster".

Synonyms

  • demanding

Antonyms

  • easy
  • unexacting

3. go-as-you-please

adjective. not bound by rule or law or convention.

Antonyms

  • unconventionality

4. please

verb. ['ˈpliːz'] be the will of or have the will (to).

Synonyms

  • like
  • care

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • different
  • unlike

Etymology

  • plesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plaise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. please

verb. ['ˈpliːz'] give satisfaction.

Synonyms

  • delight
  • satisfy

Antonyms

  • repel
  • unspell
  • pain

Etymology

  • plesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plaise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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