enjoy - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
verb 

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/ɪnˈdʒɔɪ/
present tense
I/you/we/theyenjoy
he/she/itenjoys
present participleenjoying
past tenseenjoyed
past participleenjoyed
  1. 1
    [transitive] to get pleasure from something

    Do you enjoy cooking or do you just see it as a chore?

    enjoy doing something:

    I don’t enjoy going on holiday as much as I used to.

    1. a.
      [intransitive] [always in imperative] spoken used for saying that you hope someone enjoys something that they are about to do
  2. 2
    [transitive] formal to have something as a benefit or advantage