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Joe's delight in his children's achievements was beautiful to see.
They would slide down the icy slopes, shrieking with delight.
To my great delight, she said yes.
I must say she was a delight to teach.
Enjoy the delights of rural Spain.
He seemed to take great delight in embarrassing me.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of delight from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.