feeling happy about something pleased (with somebody/something) She was very pleased with her exam results. The boss should be pleased with you. pleased (that…) I'm really pleased that you're feeling better. pleased (to hear, know, etc. something) I'm pleased to hear about your news. You're coming? I'm so pleased. He did not look too pleased when I told him. very pleased Now he’s passed his driving test, he’s as pleased as Punch.