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delight

 
delight
[dɪˈlaɪt]
noun
1. gusto (m) placer (m) (pleasure)
  • to my/her delight para mi/su deleite
  • he took delight in her failure se alegró de su fracaso
  • to take delight in doing something disfrutar haciendo algo
  • the car is a delight to drive conducir or (español de España) manejar ese coche or (Am) carro or (Am) auto es una delicia (RP)
  • the delights of Blackpool los encantos or placeres de la ciudad de Blackpool
transitive verb
2. deleitar, encantar
intransitive verb
también:
  • to delight in doing something disfrutar haciendo algo
delight [dɪˈlaɪt]
noun
1 (feeling of joy) deleite (m); placer (m); (jubilation) regocijo (m)
much to her delight, they lost perdieron, con gran regocijo de su parte
to my delight
to take delight in sth disfrutar con algo; deleitarse con algo; to take delight in doing sth disfrutar haciendo algo; deleitarse en hacer algo
2 (pleasurable thing) encanto (m)
one of the delights of Majorca uno de los encantos de Mallorca; the book is sheer delight el libro es una verdadera delicia or maravilla; she is a delight to teach (said of schoolgirl) es un placer ser su maestra; a delight to the eye un placer para la vista
transitive verb
[+person] encantar; deleitar
intransitive verb
to delight in sth disfrutar con algo; deleitarse con algo; to delight in doing sth disfrutar haciendo algo; deleitarse en hacer algo
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