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Definition 1: give pleasure to or be pleasing to - [verb of emotion]

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

  • These colors please the senses
  • a pleasing sensation

Synonyms for please in the sense of this definition

(please is a kind of ...) make happy or satisfied

(... is a kind of please ) make attractive or lovable

"This behavior endeared her to me"

(... is a kind of please ) hold spellbound

(please causes ...) be fond of

"I like my nephews"

(please causes ...) find enjoyable or agreeable

"I like jogging" "She likes to read Russian novels"

(please has a similar meaning as ...) give satisfaction

"The waiters around her aim to please"

Definition 2: be the will of or have the will (to) - [verb of emotion]

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

  • he could do many things if he pleased

(please is a kind of ...) prefer or wish to do something

"Do you care to try this dish?" "Would you like to come along to the movies?"

Definition 3: give satisfaction - [verb of emotion]

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

  • The waiters around her aim to please

(please is a kind of ...) make happy or satisfied

(please has a similar meaning as ...) give pleasure to or be pleasing to

"These colors please the senses" "a pleasing sensation"

Definition 4: used in polite request - [adverb denoting all]

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

  • please pay attention

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