delighted delighted  /dɪ ˈlaɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) greatly pleased
  2. (adj) filled with wonder and delight

Usage(s):

  1. Even then, Chanel clothes were as high-priced as any Paris couturier's: but only Chanel delighted in having her styles copied--and made accessible at low cost to millions.
  2. He said that he is, and I quote, delighted to support John McCain.
  3. What really surprised and delighted web viewers was the cavalry charge of the returning buffalos, who put themselves in the path of the predators to save the good-as-gone baby.

News

  1. Rugby-Lions won't whinge or be provoked - Gatland

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY, June 15 (Reuters) - Coach Warren Gatland was delighted that his British and Irish Lions had not reacted to provocation on Saturday and promised the management would not enter any war of words off the pitch in the run-up to the test series against the Wallabies. The Lions made it five wins in five matches with a comprehensive 47-17 victory over the New South Wales ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Guild Home Improvements Delighted to Build Partnership with SEODesk

    Guild Home Improvements, the Surrey based double-glazing, windows, doors and conservatory specialists, are delighted to announce that they have entered into a business partnership with SEODesk (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10825713.htm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Greta Van Susteren ‘Delighted’ By Palin’s Return To Fox: ‘It Will Drive Her TV Critics Crazy!’

    Responding to the news that former Alaskan Gov. Sarah Palin will return to Fox News as a contributor beginning next week, On the Record host Greta Van Susteren told POLITICO that she is "delighted" and knows the news will provide fodder for Palin's "obsessed" critics.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Mediaite

Quotes

  1. "With regard to the award of central contracts, I am delighted that Stuart Broad has won an England central contract for the first time," said Miller. "Stuart has made rapid progress over the past year and adapted extremely well to the...
    on Sep 9, 2008 By: Geoff Miller Source: Setanta Sports

  2. Defoe said: "I'm lost for words, what a moment for me. As a young lad, you dream about doing it one day. I had another chance early on in the second half. I was disappointed because I should have done better. But we won the game and I'm delighted. I...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Jermain Defoe Source: Sportinglife.com

  3. "I'm absolutely delighted to give my full support to Gordon as the next leader of the Labour Party and prime minister," Blair said. "I will endorse him fully."
    on May 11, 2007 By: Tony Blair Source: CNN International

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