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Definition of "pleasures" []

  • An agreeable or enjoyable sensation or emotion (noun)
  • Something that gives or affords enjoyment or delight (noun)
  • Amusement, recreation, or enjoyment (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • Sexual gratification or enjoyment (noun)
  • A person's preference or choice (noun)
  • To give pleasure to or take pleasure (in) (verb)
  • Plural form of pleasure. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pleasure. (verb)

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Use "pleasures" in a sentence
  • "I sincerely wish you may derive, not only amusement, but instruction, from the transcript; and that it may convince you, no pleasures are so pure as _domestic pleasures_; no society so delightful, as that experienced in the affectionate intercourse of parents and children, by a _happy fire-side_."
  • "Of pleasures or delights some arise from the sense of an object present; and those may be called ‘pleasures of sense, ’ the word ‘sensual, ’ as it is used by those only that condemn them, having no place till there be laws."
  • "One of my pleasures is the writings of Wil Wheaton."
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