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delectate

[dih-lek-teyt]
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verb (used with object), de·lec·tat·ed, de·lec·tat·ing.
  1. to please; charm; delight.

Origin of delectate

1705–1805; < Latin dēlectātus delighted, past participle of dēlectāre. See delectable, -ate1
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