Example sentences for: delight

How can you use “delight” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • oy not so much a word as an entire vocabulary, as Rosten observes: “can express any emotion, from trivial delight to the blackest woe.”

  • This one suggests the business of being funny, and conveys nothing of the surprise and delight at observations that cause explosions of laughter.

  • What transforming, magical game/toy/show will delight the 8-year-olds of the future?

  • Jones referring to Isaac Sears, said, “His tune is for mobbing; committees and popular meetings are his delight, his greatest pleasure, his hobby-horse.”

  • To my vast delight, a Barnes & Noble superstore has arrived in Pittsford, N.Y., about a mile from my home in the neighboring town of Brighton.


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