Translation of "pleasure" - English-French dictionary

pleasure

nounpleasure /ˈplɛʒər/
uncountable a feeling of happiness or enjoyment
plaisir

I get a lot of pleasure out of helping people.
J'ai beaucoup de plaisir à aider les gens.

It gives me great pleasure to announce this week's winner.
C'est avec grand plaisir que j'annonce le gagnant de cette semaine.
countable an enjoyable experience or activity
plaisir masculine

A glass of good wine is one of life's pleasures.
Un verre de bon vin est l'un des plaisirs de la vie.
uncountable relaxation and enjoyment
plaisir masculine

I write poetry for pleasure.
J'écris de la poésie pour le plaisir.
(it's) my pleasure
used as a polite reply when sb thanks you
je t'/vous en prie

"Thank you so much for dinner!" "It was my pleasure."
"Merci beaucoup pour le dîner!" "Je vous en prie."

(Translation of “pleasure” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

pleasure

noun /ˈpleʒə/

something that gives one enjoyment; joy or delight

plaisir
the pleasures of country life
I get a lot of pleasure from listening to music.
pleasurable adjective

giving pleasure; agreeable

agréable
a pleasurable pastime.
pleasurably adverb

agréablement
pleasure boat / pleasure craft nouns

a boat used for pleasure

bateau de plaisance
The canal is now used only by pleasure boats.
take pleasure in

to get enjoyment from

prendre plaisir à
He takes great pleasure in annoying me.

(Translation of “pleasure” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)