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English definition of “delight in sth”

delight in sth

phrasal verb with delight     /dɪˈlaɪt/ verb [T]
to get a lot of pleasure from something, especially something unpleasant : Some people delight in the misfortunes of others . My brother always delights in tell ing me when I make a mistake .Taking pleasure in something
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