from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state or quality of being delightful.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being delightful, or of affording great pleasure: as, the delightfulness of a prospect or of scenery; the delightfulness of leisure.
- n. The state of being delighted; great pleasure; delight.
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Via SeñorGif, whose delightfulness is diminished in cold water.
What is the use of a violent kind of delightfulness if there is no pleasure in not getting tired of it.
All this, when he said it, had a queer kind of delightfulness, and, to those able to understand him, never seemed, as it might have seemed in any one else, mere arrogant bad taste, but a necessary part of a very narrow and very intense nature.
Any one who has had the privilege to know him, and to enjoy his bright and rich and beautiful mind, will not need to go far to learn where it was that her son George got all of that genius and worth and delightfulness which is transmissible.
And nothing can diminish the delightfulness of this animated GIF.
Material comfort is non-existent and I envy them because they live without care of material things; just delightfulness for life.
While the book can sometimes feel like an overreach, its delightfulness comes from the seriousness with which it takes its subject.
It was a gloriously gooey cheesy hammy slab of delightfulness.
Without him, all the delightfulness, diversity and all-around wonderfulness of that area would no longer exist.
Now I am headed to blog about your delightfulness.
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