Bedeutung von “pleasure” im englischen Wörterbuch

british Wörterbuch

“pleasure” im britischen Englisch

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pleasurenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈpleʒ.ər/ us /ˈpleʒ.ɚ/

B1 enjoyment, happiness, or satisfaction, or something that gives this:

His visits gave his grandparents such pleasure.
Why do so many boys take pleasure in torturing insects and small animals?
[ + to infinitive ] It was such a pleasure to meet you.
He wrote an article on the pleasures and pains of camping.
Coffee is one of my few pleasures.

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(Definition von “pleasure” aus dem Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“pleasure” im amerikanischen Englisch

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pleasurenoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈpleʒ·ər/

a feeling of enjoyment or satisfaction, or something that produces this feeling:

[ U ] The boy’s visits gave his grandparents a great deal of pleasure.
[ C usually sing ] It’s always a pleasure to see you.

(Definition von “pleasure” aus dem Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)