- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||very pleasing; causing delight.
The dancers gave a delightful performance that pleased both the audience and the critics.The new science museum is a delightful place to visit.She found him delightful and laughed at all his jokes.
- charming, delectable, ravishing
- abominable, annoying, appalling, foul, hateful, horrible, horrid, loathsome, obnoxious, odious, rotten, terrible, wretched
- similar words:
- adorable, agreeable, amiable, darling, engaging, enjoyable, glad, glorious, joyful, joyous, lovely, nice, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, prepossessing, winning, winsome
||glorious, graceful, pretty, ravishing, welcome
||delightfully (adv.), delightfulness (n.)