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  • noundelight, happiness
  • nounwill, inclination

synonyms for pleasure

  • amusement
  • bliss
  • comfort
  • contentment
  • enjoyment
  • gratification
  • hobby
  • joy
  • luxury
  • satisfaction
  • thrill
  • buzz
  • delectation
  • diversion
  • ease
  • entertainment
  • felicity
  • flash
  • fruition
  • game
  • gladness
  • gluttony
  • gusto
  • indulgence
  • joyride
  • kick
  • recreation
  • relish
  • revelry
  • seasoning
  • self-indulgence
  • solace
  • spice
  • titillation
  • turn-on
  • velvet
  • zest
  • joie de vivre
  • primrose path
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antonyms for pleasure

MOST RELEVANT
  • discontent
  • displeasure
  • dissatisfaction
  • misery
  • need
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • unhappiness
  • upset
  • want
  • woe
  • work
  • apathy
  • blandness
  • chore
  • dullness
  • labor
  • task
  • dislike
  • gloom
  • hate
  • hatred
  • melancholy
  • pain
  • trouble
  • worry
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In this time of shelter-in-place and social distancing, while restaurants have switched to delivery-only or closed entirely, eating — and finding the pleasure in eating, wherever we can — has taken on a whole new urgency.
EATER AT HOMEEATER STAFFAUGUST 28, 2020EATER
Watching Eric Andre dance along the edge of way too far is a pleasure.
THIS WEEKEND: MIX YOUR COFFEE WITH … LEMONADE?FIONA ZUBLINAUGUST 14, 2020OZY
With its pleasures and plumage, its elaborate and often exhausting mating rituals, it has the power to smash up and patch up lives.
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On a recent weekday morning, I had the pleasure of meeting her in a Zoom call.
COVID-19 WILL CHANGE THE WAY WE LIVE AS OLDER ADULTSLILA MACLELLANJULY 26, 2020QUARTZ
Confronted with several possible actions, we predict which will be most rewarding based on experience—weighing the pleasure of eating a chocolate chip cookie against avoiding a cavity and trip to the dentist.
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A flash of surprise and pleasure lit the fine eyes of the haughty beauty perched up there on the palace wall.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Big Reginald took their lives at pool, and pocketed their half-crowns in an easy genial way, which almost made losing a pleasure.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He saw with evident pleasure the outward and visible signs of the old earl's immense wealth.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
As Felipe approached, the old man's face beamed with pleasure, and he came forward totteringly, leaning on a staff in each hand.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He used to walk through the park, and note with pleasure the care that his father bestowed on the gigantic property.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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WORDS RELATED TO PLEASURE

  • account
  • adoration
  • affection
  • applause
  • appreciation
  • approbation
  • approval
  • deference
  • delight
  • esteem
  • estimation
  • favor
  • fondness
  • glorification
  • homage
  • honor
  • idolatry
  • idolization
  • liking
  • love
  • marveling
  • obeisance
  • pleasure
  • praise
  • recognition
  • regard
  • reverence
  • valuing
  • veneration
  • wonder
  • wonderment
  • worship
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.