Example sentences for: delights

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

  • To those wont to steep themselves in the writings of the 19th century, a period marked by an emergence of scholarship and of the broad dissemination of knowledge, plumbing the delights of those writings not only for their content but for their controlled and mannered style yields great satisfaction.

  • Landers, and delights in the observation of many that she resembles her ...

  • APOSTA, a creature in the island of Tobago, in America, so much in love with men, that it often follows them and delights to gaze on them.

  • When Marco Polo visited in the 13th century, he pronounced the city superior to “all others in the world, in grandeur and beauty as well as its abundant delights, which might lead an inhabitant to imagine himself in paradise.”

  • Neil LaBute's follow-up to last year's Sundance sensation, In the Company of Men , is just as nasty as his first film and leaves critics arguing over whether the writer/director is trying to make a moral point or just delights in inventing callous bastards.

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