Synonyms of delightful in English:


See definition of delightful


1‘a delightful evening’


very pleasant, lovely, greatly to one's liking, very agreeable, very pleasurable

enjoyable, congenial, amusing, entertaining, diverting, gratifying, satisfying

marvellous, wonderful, magnificent, splendid, magical, exciting, thrilling, sublime

informal great, super, fantastic, fabulous, fab, terrific, heavenly, divine, glorious, grand, magic, out of this world, cool, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

British informal brilliant, brill, smashing

North American informal peachy, neat, ducky

NZ Australian informal beaut, bonzer

British dated, informal capital, wizard, corking, spiffing, ripping, cracking, top-hole, topping, champion, beezer

North American informal, dated swell

rare frabjous


unpleasant, disagreeable

2‘the delightful Sally Drayton’


charming, enchanting, captivating, bewitching, entrancing, engaging, appealing, winning, fetching, sweet, endearing, cute

lovely, adorable, delectable, delicious, gorgeous, ravishing, beautiful, pretty, very attractive

Northern English Scottish bonny, couthy

informal dreamy, divine, adorbs

British informal tasty


unattractive, unappealing