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pleasantadjective

 us   /ˈplez·ənt/
enjoyable or attractive, or (of a person) friendly and easy to like: We spent a pleasant afternoon at the beach. She had a pleasant manner and was popular with everyone.
pleasantly
adverb  us   /ˈplez·ənt·li/
Mohammed was pleasantly surprised to get a B in history.
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pleasantadjective

uk   /ˈplez.ənt/  us   /ˈplez.ənt/
pleasantly
adverb uk   /ˈplez.ənt.li/  us   /ˈplez.ənt.li/
B1 They treated me pleasantly enough. Jacqui was pleasantly surprised to get a B in history.
pleasantness
noun [U] uk   /ˈplez.ənt.nəs/  us   /ˈplez.ənt.nəs/
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