delightnoun [ C or U ]uk /dɪˈlaɪt/ us /dɪˈlaɪt/
the delights of sth
- He guffawed with delight when he heard the news.
- My initial surprise was soon replaced by delight.
- The little dog's tail wagged in delight.
- Her eyes shone with delight.
- When his wife bore him a child he could not hide his delight.