Translation of "pleasure" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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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. 他来看望爷爷奶奶,这让他们非常开心。
Why do so many boys take pleasure in torturing insects and small animals? 为什么有这么多的男孩子喜欢折磨昆虫和小动物取乐?
[ + to infinitive ] It was such a pleasure to meet you. 见到你很荣幸。
He wrote an article on the pleasures and pains of camping. 他写了一篇关于野营的苦与乐的文章。
Coffee is one of my few pleasures. 吸烟是我不多的乐趣之一。

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(Translation of “pleasure” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)