highly pleased.
Obsolete. delightful.

Origin of delighted

First recorded in 1595–1605; delight + -ed2
Related formsde·light·ed·ly, adverbde·light·ed·ness, nounqua·si-de·light·ed, adjectivequa·si-de·light·ed·ly, adverbun·de·light·ed, adjectiveun·de·light·ed·ly, adverb

Synonyms for delighted

1. captivated, enraptured, enchanted, ecstatic. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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(often foll by an infinitive) extremely pleased (to do something)I'm delighted to hear it!

sentence substitute

I should be delighted to!
Derived Formsdelightedly, adverbdelightedness, noun
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