Definition of pleasurable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpleʒərəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpleʒərəbl//
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giving pleasure synonym enjoyable a pleasurable experience We do everything we can to make your trip pleasurable. Word Originlate 16th cent.: from pleasure, on the pattern of comfortable.Extra examples The whole experience was intensely pleasurable. a feeling of mildly pleasurable excitement activities which they find pleasurable and rewarding She had the pleasurable sensation of being swept off her feet.
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