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Definition 1: the quality of giving pleasure - [noun denoting attribute]

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

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

Synonyms for pleasantness in the sense of this definition

(pleasantness is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of pleasantness ) the quality of giving pleasure to the senses

"the liveliness and pleasingness of dark eyes"

(... is a kind of pleasantness ) pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions

"a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations" "he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age"

(... is a kind of pleasantness ) pleasantness resulting from something that can be enjoyed

"the enjoyableness of an afternoon at the beach"

(... is a kind of pleasantness ) the quality of nice

(... are attributes of pleasantness) affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings

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

(... are attributes of pleasantness) offensive or disagreeable; causing discomfort or unhappiness

"an unpleasant personality" "unpleasant repercussions" "unpleasant odors"

Definition 2: the feeling caused by agreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling - [noun denoting feeling]

(pleasantness is a kind of ...) a fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience

"he was tingling with pleasure"

(... is a kind of pleasantness ) the pleasure of remembering some pleasant event

"he basked in the afterglow of his victory"

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