Translation of "delight" - English-Spanish dictionary

delight

noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈlaɪt/ us /dɪˈlɑɪt/

happiness and excited pleasure

deleite
The children screamed with delight.
verb uk /dɪˈlaɪt/ us /dɪˈlɑɪt/

to make someone feel very pleased

deleitar
The new discovery has delighted scientists everywhere.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “delight” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

delight

verb /diˈlait/

to please greatly

deleitar, encantar, dar gusto
I was delighted by/at the news
They were delighted to accept the invitation.

to have or take great pleasure (from)

deleitarse
He delights in teasing me.
delightful adjective

causing delight

encantador, delicioso
a delightful person/party.
delightfully adverb

deliciosamente
a delightfully elegant hotel.

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