verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of delight
SYNONYMS FOR delight
Examples from the Web for delighting
He had been delighting in zooming about just moments before.
She began riding to school and through the streets of her hometown, delighting in the freedom she felt.Is It Possible to Become Un-Paralyzed? Monique van der Vorst Says It Happened to Her|Sarah J. Robbins|December 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Here we have a novel, and a novelist, delighting in the joy of language itself.
It belongs to the small class of climbing orchids, delighting to sun itself upon the rafters of the hottest stove.About Orchids|Frederick Boyle
Delighting in study himself, the emperor recognized the vital importance of general education.With Spurs of Gold|Frances Nimmo Greene
He remained with the family for nearly a year, delighting them and all the country around with his narratives.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official|William Sleeman
He was a man who did very much of such work, delighting to deal in little historical incidents.Thackeray|Anthony Trollope
He fairly flew over the road, Virginia delighting in his every motion.The Girl from the Big Horn Country|Mary Ellen Chase