What does the word delightful mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Affording delight; gratifying; charming. delightsome.

Usage examples for delightful

  1. " She is coming for the week- end, and delightful it will be to have her. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  2. You talk of a delightful life, Arnold; I spoke of an honorable career. – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  3. " And a delightful one," agreed the girl, in a matter- of- fact tone. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers