What does the word delight mean?

Usage examples for delight

  1. But a woman's love is no such mere delight. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  2. Still, I did not give the matter a second thought, and before one o'clock St. Mabyn appeared in the seventh heaven of delight, for he was walking around the grounds of Granitelands with Norah Blackwater by his side. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  3. Matilda laughed for very delight, as well as at the fun of the thing. – Trading by Susan Warner