from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Giving pleasure or enjoyment; agreeable.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Agreeable; giving pleasure, cheer, enjoyment or gratification.
- n. Sense of satisfaction, as in the phrase "to my pleasing."
- v. Present participle of please.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Giving pleasure or satisfaction; causing agreeable emotion; agreeable; delightful
- n. An object of pleasure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Pleasure given or afforded; pleasurable or pleasure-giving quality; gratification; charm.
- n. Satisfaction; approbation.
- n. A matter of pleasure.
- Giving pleasure or satisfaction; agreeable to the senses or to the mind; gratifying: as, a pleasing prospect; a, pleasing reflection; pleasing manners.
- Synonyms Agreeable, Congenial, etc. See pleasant.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. giving pleasure and satisfaction
- n. the act of one who pleases
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