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Definition 1: affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where pleasant or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we had a pleasant evening together
  • a pleasant scene
  • pleasant sensations

(pleasant is similar to ...) extremely pleasant in a gentle way

"the most dulcet swimming on the most beautiful and remote beaches"

(pleasant is similar to ...) pleasant or agreeable to the senses

"a pleasing aroma"

(pleasant is similar to ...) suggestive of an idyll; charmingly simple and serene

"his idyllic life in Tahiti"

(pleasant is similar to ...) affording comfort or pleasure

"the grateful warmth of the fire"

(pleasant is similar to ...) affording satisfaction or pleasure

"the company was enjoyable" "found her praise gratifying" "full of happiness and pleasurable excitement" "good printing makes a book more pleasurable to read"

(pleasant is similar to ...) (of weather) highly enjoyable

"what a beautiful day"

(means also ...) giving pleasure and satisfaction

"a pleasing piece of news"

(means also ...) pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance

"what a nice fellow you are and we all thought you so nasty" "nice manners" "a nice dress" "a nice face" "a nice day" "had a nice time at the party" "the corn and tomatoes are nice today"

(means also ...) having an easygoing and cheerful disposition

"too good-natured to resent a little criticism" "the good-natured policeman on our block" "the sounds of good-natured play"

(means also ...) conforming to your own liking or feelings or nature

"Is the plan agreeable to you?" "he's an agreeable fellow" "My idea of an agreeable person...is a person who agrees with me" "an agreeable manner"

(means also ...) concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste

"the aesthetic faculties" "an aesthetic person" "aesthetic feeling" "the illustrations made the book an aesthetic success"

(... are attributes of pleasant) the quality of giving pleasure

"he was charmed by the sweetness of her manner" "the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day"

Definition 2: (of persons) having pleasing manners or behavior - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where pleasant or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I didn't enjoy it and probably wasn't a pleasant person to be around

(pleasant is similar to ...) pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance

"what a nice fellow you are and we all thought you so nasty" "nice manners" "a nice dress" "a nice face" "a nice day" "had a nice time at the party" "the corn and tomatoes are nice today"

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