delight

資訊
發音
delight
定義
名詞 
Joy; pleasure.
詞源
名詞 
Something that gives great joy or pleasure.
詞源
動詞 
To give delight to; to affect with great pleasure; to please highly.
詞源
動詞 不及物動詞
To have or take great pleasure.
詞源
意思註釋
intransitive
名詞 動詞 形容詞 副詞 其它
詞源
An unetymological spelling, in imitation of words like light, might, etc.; the analogical modern spelling would be delite; from Middle English deliten, from Old French deleiter, deliter, from Latin delectare ‎(“to delight, please”), frequentative of delicere ‎(“to allure”); see delectation and delicate.
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