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adjective formal pleasing pronunciation in British English /ˈpliːzɪŋ/

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  1. 1
    pleasant and enjoyable
    a pleasing aroma
    The atmosphere was very pleasing to her.
    pleasing to the eye (=nice to look at): The room was simply furnished and pleasing to the eye.
  2. 2
    making you feel happy and satisfied
    Amy’s progress this year has been very pleasing.
    pleasing news

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pleasingly

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The sauce was pleasingly thick and savoury.

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