Origin of pleasure
synonym study for pleasure
OTHER WORDS FROM pleasurepleas·ure·ful, adjectivepleas·ure·less, adjectivepleas·ure·less·ly, adverban·ti·pleas·ure, noun, adjective
How to use pleasure in a sentence
As it relates to chocolate, one should be able to choose their pleasure.Meet Four Craft Chocolate Makers Decolonizing the Industry|Jinji Fraser|October 22, 2020|Eater
The nose is tailored to measure an unpredictable chemical array in our environment, allowing the brain to evaluate when minute molecular traces shift behavioral meanings to signal pleasure, danger, or novelty.Our Mind-Boggling Sense of Smell - Issue 91: The Amazing Brain|Ann-Sophie Barwich|October 14, 2020|Nautilus
For example, after a bad breakup, people’s recollections of the early stages of the relationship, previously recalled with pleasure, often turn darker.
Also out of crisis comes a renewed appreciation for small pleasures that give life meaning.This year’s SN 10 scientists aim to solve some of science’s biggest challenges|Science News Staff|September 30, 2020|Science News
It’s a great pleasure to let people try our food and know how much they enjoy it.
Then lastly, we have voyeurs, who just enjoy watching their lover get pleasured by another man.The Cuckolding Fetish: When Your Wife’s Cheating Turns You On|Aurora Snow|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was a slow-witted man, and he could devise no ready answer, no such cutting gibe as it would have pleasured him to administer.Love-at-Arms|Raphael Sabatini
I hearkened again, being infinitely pleasured by such natural music.The Gunpowder Plot and Lord Mounteagle's Letter|Henry Hawkes Spink Jr.
Moreover had We pleasured We had certainly raised up a warner in every city.A Critical Exposition of the Popular 'Jihd'|Moulavi Gergh Ali
Full of dumb pain we pleasured our centuries with anticipation; we watched as we gamed away the hours.Melomaniacs|James Huneker
Graham asked, the while he pleasured in looking straight into the blue eyes that looked so straight into his.The Little Lady of the Big House|Jack London
British Dictionary definitions for pleasure
- amusement, recreation, or enjoyment
- (as modifier)a pleasure boat; pleasure ground