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He held it, but it was without pressure; without recognizance of the delight with which he once grasped it.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Terror drives you on; fate coerces you; you can't help yourself, and my delight is to make the plunge terrible.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Louis listened with pleasure, and dwelt with delight on the interesting Princess and her son.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
It was her delight to mingle politics and chivalric devotion, in their long conferences.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The morning we started was one of those perfect autumnal days when it is a delight simply to live.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Arnold, after he had a dozen times expressed his delight at my return, asked if I had seen any shooting.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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WORDS RELATED TO DELIGHT IN

  • admiring
  • being fond of
  • cherishing
  • delight in
  • digging
  • enjoying
  • fancying
  • going
  • going for
  • liking
  • luxuriate in
  • minding
  • preferring
  • revel in
  • savoring
  • tasting
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