delighted
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delighted(
duh
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lay
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dihd
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (happy)
a. encantado
Lucia will be delighted to see you at the wedding.Lucía estará encantada de verte en la boda.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
If he asks me to help him on his homework, I'd be delighted to.Si me lo pidiera que le ayudara con sus deberes, lo ayudaría con mucho gusto.
When Mary broke the news that she would be visiting us on Christmas, everybody was delighted.Cuando Mary dio la noticia de que nos visitaría para Navidad, todos se alegraron.
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delighted
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. encantado(a)
to be delighted (with something)estar encantado(a; con algo)
I'm delighted to see youme alegro mucho de verte
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delighted [dɪˈlaɪtɪd]
adjective
delighted! ¡encantado!; I'd be delighted con (mucho) gusto; to be delighted at or with sth estar encantado con algo; we are delighted with it estamos encantados con ello; (I'm) delighted to meet you (estoy) encantado de conocerlo; mucho gusto de conocerlo; I was delighted to hear the news me alegró mucho recibir la noticia; we shall be delighted to come estaremos encantados de ir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "delighted"
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delighted to meet you
encantado
be delighted
estar encantado
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