Synonyms of delight in English:

delight


See definition of delight

verb

1‘her lack of reserve delighted him’

SYNONYMS

please greatly, charm, enchant, captivate, entrance, bewitch, thrill, excite, take someone's breath away

gladden, gratify, appeal to, do someone's heart good, entertain, amuse, divert

informal send, tickle, give someone a buzz, give someone a kick, tickle pink, bowl over

ANTONYMS

dismay, displease, disgust

2‘Fabia delighted in his touch’

SYNONYMS

take great pleasure, find great pleasure, glory, revel, luxuriate, wallow

adore, love, relish, savour, enjoy greatly, lap up

informal get a kick out of, have a thing about, get a buzz out of, get a thrill out of, get a charge out of, get off on, dig

North American informal get a bang out of

ANTONYMS

dislike, loathe


noun

1‘she squealed with delight’

SYNONYMS

pleasure, happiness, joy, joyfulness, glee, gladness, gratification, relish, excitement, amusement

bliss, rapture, ecstasy, elation, euphoria

transports of delight

humorous delectation

rare jouissance

ANTONYMS

displeasure, pain