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Meaning of DELECTATION

Pronunciation:  `deelek'teyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  act of receiving pleasure from something
  2. [n]  a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction; "his delight to see her was obvious to all"
 

DELECTATION is a 11 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: delight, enjoyment
 
 See Also: activity, amusement, entrancement, pleasance, pleasure, ravishment, Schadenfreude

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\De`lec*ta"tion\, n. [L. delectatio: cf. F.
d['e]lectation.]
Great pleasure; delight.

 

 

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