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English definition of “delighted”

delighted

adjective     /dɪˈlaɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/
B1 very pleased: a delighted audience Pat was delighted with her new flat. I was delighted at/by your news. [+ that] I'm absolutely delighted that you can come. [+ to infinitive] We'd be delighted to come to dinner on Friday.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something delightedly     /-li/ adverb Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
(Definition of delighted adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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