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synonyms for pleasance

  • affability
  • agreeability
  • agreeableness
  • amenity
  • amiability
  • cheerfulness
  • congenialness
  • conviviality
  • cordiality
  • enjoyableness
  • friendliness
  • gladness
  • gratefulness
  • happiness
  • heartiness
  • jollity
  • joviality
  • joy
  • joyousness
  • kindliness
  • kindness
  • mirth
  • pleasantness
  • sunniness
  • warmheartedness
  • warmth
  • cheeriness
  • good cheer
  • good nature
  • sweetness and light

antonyms for pleasance

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  • aloofness
  • depression
  • gloom
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • unhappiness
  • woe
  • coldness
  • coolness
  • irritation
  • moodiness
  • unfriendliness
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How to use pleasance in a sentence

What manner of man was this Ferdinando de' Medici who had converted his garden pleasance into a museum?
ROMANCE OF ROMAN VILLASELIZABETH W. (ELIZBETH WILLIAMS) CHAMPNEY
In truth, more than one party entered and traversed the Pleasance.
KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
Meet me in the Pleasance when the Queen has retired to her chamber.
KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
The slowest-growing shrubs in its pleasance were tough, seamed, branched and bowed with time.
GIRLHOOD AND WOMANHOODSARAH TYTLER
Dame Fitzooth and the Squire followed later to the pleasance, and there one and all tried conclusions.
ROBIN HOODPAUL CRESWICK
He looked out of place in that quaint old pleasance on the desolate border side.
BY RIGHT OF PURCHASEHAROLD BINDLOSS
In this mood the vindictive and ambitious Earl entered the superb precincts of the Pleasance, then illumined by the full moon.
KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
The morning before his departure, Queen Eleanor saw him walking in the pleasance, and hastened to join him.
HEROINES OF THE CRUSADESC. A. BLOSS
Houses arose in its ancient pleasance, whose perimeter had been somewhat altered.
ANNALS OF A FORTRESSE. VIOLLET-LE-DUC
And then she looked out over the misty clover-grown pleasance to the country beyond bathed in brilliant moonlight.
HALCYONEELINOR GLYN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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