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verb [transitive] delight pronunciation in British English /dɪˈlaɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydelight
he/she/itdelights
present participledelighting
past tensedelighted
past participledelighted
  1. to give someone a lot of enjoyment or pleasure
    His laid-back style delights the reader.
    We were all delighted by the news.

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