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English definition of “enjoy”

enjoy

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈdʒɔɪ/ us  

enjoy verb [T] (PLEASURE)

A1 to get pleasure from something: I really enjoyed that film/book/concert/party/meal. [+ -ing verb] I want to travel because I enjoy meeting people and seeing new places.Taking pleasure in something enjoy yourself A2 to get pleasure from the situation that you are in: I don't think Marie is enjoying herself very much at school. Come on, why aren't you dancing? Enjoy yourselves!Taking pleasure in something enjoy! informal something you say to someone when you have given that person something and you want them to enjoy it: Here are your drinks. Enjoy!InterjectionsSounds used as interjections

enjoy verb [T] (ADVANTAGE)

C2 to have something good that is an advantage: Even though he's 86, he enjoys excellent health.Experiencing and suffering
(Definition of enjoy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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