Definitions of pleasurable

  1. PLEASURABLENESS. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. affording satisfaction or pleasure; "the company was enjoyable"; "found her praise gratifying"; "full of happiness and pleasurable excitement"; "good printing makes a book more pleasurable to read" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Able to give pleasure: delightful: gratifying. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Pleasing; affording gratification. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Delightful; gratifying; pleasing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for pleasurable

  1. Morning and day were full of work, study, or that pleasurable idleness which for the artist is so often his best inspiration. – Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp
  2. Harry had made love to her here, and she had found it pleasurable enough. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain