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Definition 1: the act of one who pleases - [noun denoting act]

(pleasing is a kind of ...) the act or an instance of satisfying

Definition 2: giving pleasure and satisfaction - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • a pleasing piece of news

(pleasing is similar to ...) pleasing to the senses

"the sweet song of the lark" "the sweet face of a child"

(pleasing is similar to ...) capable of winning favor

"with open arms and an ingratiating smile"

(pleasing is similar to ...) pleasing to the mind or feeling

"sweet revenge"

(pleasing is similar to ...) capable of pleasing

"good looks"

(pleasing is similar to ...) extremely pleasing

"a fabulous vacation"

(pleasing is similar to ...) affording pleasure

"easy good looks"

(pleasing is similar to ...) greatly pleasing or entertaining

"a delightful surprise" "the comedy was delightful" "a delicious joke"

(pleasing is similar to ...) pleasing or delighting

"endowed with charming manners" "a charming little cottage" "a charming personality"

(pleasing is similar to ...) inspiring admiration or approval

"among her many admirable qualities are generosity and graciousness"

(means also ...) affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings

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

(means also ...) full of or characterized by humor

"humorous stories" "humorous cartoons" "in a humorous vein"

(means also ...) delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration

"a beautiful child" "beautiful country" "a beautiful painting" "a beautiful theory" "a beautiful party"

(means also ...) pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm

"a remarkably attractive young man" "an attractive personality" "attractive clothes" "a book with attractive illustrations"

Definition 3: pleasant or agreeable to the senses - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a pleasing aroma

(pleasing is similar to ...) affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings

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

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