Pleased

  • 1 pleased — W3S2 [pli:zd] adj 1.) happy or satisfied ▪ Your Dad will be so pleased. ▪ She seemed pleased by the compliment. pleased about ▪ I could tell she was pleased about something. pleased with ▪ Gwinn was pleased with the results. pleased for ▪ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 2 pleased — [ plizd ] adjective ** happy and satisfied: pleased with: It took a long time to complete the work, but I m very pleased with the results. I m really pleased with how you guys performed. pleased about: I m really pleased about your new job. be… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 3 Pleased — Pleased, a. Experiencing pleasure. {Pleas ed*ly}, adv. {Pleas ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 pleased — ► ADJECTIVE 1) feeling or showing pleasure and satisfaction. 2) (pleased to do) willing or glad to do …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 pleased — index complacent, inclined, proud (self respecting) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 pleased — [[t]pli͟ːzd[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ, usu ADJ prep/that/to inf If you are pleased, you are happy about something or satisfied with something. Felicity seemed pleased at the suggestion... I think he s going to be pleased that we… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 pleased */*/ — UK [pliːzd] / US [plɪzd] adjective happy and satisfied pleased with: It took a long time to complete the work, but I m very pleased with the results. pleased with: Are you pleased with the way things went yesterday? pleased about: I m really… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 pleased — adjective 1 especially BrE happy or satisfied: I was so pleased when they said they d be able to stay another week. (+ about): Are you pleased about the results? | pleased (with): Di seems pleased with her new car. | pleased (that): I m pleased… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 pleased — adj. 1) greatly, highly pleased 2) pleased about, at, by, with 3) pleased to + inf. (we are pleased to be here; I am pleased to meet you) 4) pleased that + clause (she was pleased that the proposal had been accepted) * * * [pliːzd] at by highly… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 pleased — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very …

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  • 11 Pleased — Please Please, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pleased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pleasing}.] [OE. plesen, OF. plaisir, fr. L. placere, akin to placare to reconcile. Cf. {Complacent}, {Placable}, {Placid}, {Plea}, {Plead}, {Pleasure}.] 1. To give pleasure to; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 pleased*/*/ — [pliːzd] adj happy and satisfied Are you pleased with the way things went yesterday?.[/ex] I m really pleased about your new job.[/ex] We re very pleased that you ve accepted our offer.[/ex] You ll be pleased to hear that Dave can come… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 pleased — dis·pleased·ly; pleased; pleased·ness; un·pleased; pleased·ly; …

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  • 14 pleased — Synonyms and related words: accepting, at ease, charmed, chuffed, comfortable, composed, content, contented, cozy, delighted, easy, easygoing, eupeptic, euphoric, exhilarated, favorably impressed with, glad, gladsome, gratified, happy, in clover …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 pleased — adjective feeling or showing pleasure and satisfaction. ↘(pleased to do something) willing or glad to do something. ↘(pleased with oneself) excessively proud of one s achievements; self satisfied. Derivatives pleasedly adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16 pleased — adj happy, glad, contented, gratified, satisfied, well pleased; delighted, elated, thrilled, tickled, Inf. tickled pink, Inf. pleased as punch, Dial. in hog heaven; euphoric, on cloud nine, on top of the world, walking or floating on air, starry… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 17 pleased — adjective Edward seemed really pleased to see me Syn: happy, glad, delighted, gratified, grateful, thankful, content, contented, satisfied; thrilled, elated, overjoyed; informal over the moon, tickled pink, on cloud nine Ant: unhappy …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 18 pleased —   Hoihoi, ohohia, hia ai.    ♦ Greatly pleased or delighted, hia ai ono, piha i ka hoihoi …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 19 pleased — adjective /pliːzd/ Happy, content. Syn: content, happy, satisfied …

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  • 20 pleased — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. gratified, satisfied, charmed; see happy 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Eagerly compliant: delighted, glad, happy, tickled. See HAPPY …

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