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en·joy

 (ĕn-joi′)
v. en·joyed, en·joy·ing, en·joys
v.tr.
1. To receive pleasure or satisfaction from.
2. To have the use or benefit of: enjoys good health.
v.intr.
To have a pleasurable or satisfactory time.
Idiom:
enjoy oneself
To have a pleasurable or satisfactory time.

[Middle English enjoien, from Old French enjoir : en-, intensive pref.; see en-1 + joir, to rejoice (from Latin gaudēre; see gāu- in Indo-European roots).]

en·joy′a·ble adj.
en·joy′a·bly adv.
en·joy′er n.

en•joy•a•ble

(ɛnˈdʒɔɪ ə bəl)

adj.
giving or capable of giving enjoyment.
[1635–45]
en•joy′a•ble•ness, n.
en•joy′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.enjoyable - affording satisfaction or pleasure; "the company was enjoyable"; "found her praise gratifying"; "full of happiness and pleasurable excitement"; "good printing makes a book more pleasurable to read"
pleasant - affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings; "we had a pleasant evening together"; "a pleasant scene"; "pleasant sensations"

enjoyable

enjoyable

adjective
Affording enjoyment:
Translations
příjemný
behageligmorsom
nautittava
zabavan
ánægjulegur
楽しい
즐길 수 있는
prijeten
trevlig
ที่สนุกสนาน
thú vị

enjoyable

[ɪnˈdʒɔɪəbl] ADJ (= pleasant) → agradable; (= amusing) → divertido

enjoyable

[ɪnˈdʒɔɪəbəl] adj [experience, activity] → agréable; [day, evening] → agréable; [film] → divertissant(e); [book] → agréable à lire

enjoyable

adjnett; film, bookunterhaltsam, nett; evening, mealangenehm

enjoyable

[ɪnˈdʒɔɪəbl] adjpiacevole

enjoy

(inˈdʒoi) verb
1. to find pleasure in. He enjoyed the meal.
2. to experience; to be in the habit of having (especially a benefit). he enjoyed good health all his life.
enˈjoyable adjective
an enjoyable book; That was most enjoyable.
enˈjoyment noun
the enjoyment of life.
enjoy oneself
to experience pleasure or happiness. She enjoyed herself at the party.

enjoy must be followed by an object: He enjoys reading / We enjoyed ourselves .

enjoyable

مـُمْتِع příjemný behagelig erfreulich απολαυστικός ameno nautittava appréciable zabavan divertente 楽しい 즐길 수 있는 plezierig underholdende przemiły agradável приятный trevlig ที่สนุกสนาน zevkli thú vị 令人愉快的
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