delightsome

[ dih-lahyt-suhm ]

adjectiveLiterary.
  1. highly pleasing; delightful.

Origin of delightsome

1
First recorded in 1490–1500; delight + -some1

Other words from delightsome

  • de·light·some·ly, adverb
  • de·light·some·ness, noun

Words Nearby delightsome

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