enjoyment enjoyment  /ɛn ˈdʒɔ ɪ mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the pleasure felt when having a good time
  2. (n) act of receiving pleasure from something
  3. (n) (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property

Synonym(s)

use

Usage(s):

  1. It turns out that when women used surrogation info from a fellow student to make their own predictions, they were significantly more in tune with their real-life enjoyment.
  2. We asked some big names from the literary world what they dip into for enjoyment; the answers are instructive, about both writers and pleasure.

News

  1. Stock Upgrades: Adobe Systems Incorporated Is No 'Flash' in the Pan

    Early buzz about The Wolf of Wall Street centers on the enjoyment its characters derive from dwarf tossing . Yet with the small cap Russell 2000 Index (^RUT) having just hit the highest
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Area BLM office offers passes

    NEEDLES — The Needles Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Office provides passes that allow enjoyment of public lands and National Parks while saving money.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Needles Desert Star

  3. Embassy Suites Hotels Partners with the Association of Children’s Museums to Encourage More Learning and Discovery ...

    As part of its pledge to help families get 300 percent more enjoyment out of every trip this summer, Embassy Suites Hotels is creating special opportunities for families to learn and discover during their vacation.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "A break from professional cricket will hopefully give me a clear mind," said Tait in a statement issued by governing body Cricket Australia. "My love and enjoyment of the game is struggling due to these issues."
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: Shaun Tait Source: OddsPreview.com

  2. In the comments to Bild, Lahm said: "It's obvious that I'd like to keep the captain's armband. The job gives me a great deal of enjoyment. Why should I then give it up by choice?"
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Philipp Lahm Source: Zee News

  3. "This horse showed you his heart," winning jockey Kent Desormeaux said, "and Eight Belles showed you her life for our enjoyment today. I'm deeply sympathetic to that team for their loss."
    on May 3, 2008 By: Kent Desormeaux Source: ESPN

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