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English definition of “delight in sth”

delight in sth

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