French translation of 'delighted'
- (= very pleased) [person]
ravi(e)I'd be delighted
j'en serais enchanté(e),
j'en serais ravi(e)to be delighted that ...
être enchanté(e) que ...,
être ravi(e) que ...to be delighted with sth
être ravi(e) de qchto be delighted to do sth
être enchanté(e) de faire qch,
être ravi(e) de faire qch
⇒ He'll be delighted to see you.
Il sera ravi de vous voir.
Example Sentences Including 'delighted'
Everywhere they went people turned and waved to him, delighted to see him.TREASON KEEP (2001)
They were hospitable and delighted in parties, and in presents, which they gave away freely and eagerly accepted.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
I'm sure there are any number of young ladies here who would be delighted to keep you company.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Trends of 'delighted'
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- (= pleasure)
(grande) joie fwith delight
avec joieto my delight
à ma plus grande joieto her delight
à sa plus grande joiea delight to the eyes
un régal pour les yeux,
un plaisir pour les yeuxto take delight in sth or to take a delight in sth
prendre (grand) plaisir à qchto take delight in doing sth
prendre (grand) plaisir à faire qchto be the delight of
faire les délices de,
faire la joie de
- (= lovely thing, lovely person)
to be a delight (= lovely)
être un délicea delight to ...
⇒ She was a delight to interview.
C'était un plaisir de l'interviewer.
- (= fill with pleasure) [person]
enchanterto delight in sth
prendre plaisir à qchto delight in doing sth
prendre plaisir à faire qch
Example Sentences Including 'delight'
And even if grief or regret of a sort came later, I think your first feeling was delight in your freedom.Murder Moves In
He had a mop of curly blond hair and a round cherubic face which was smiling with undisguised delight at the camera.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
He carried the cups through as Crowther looked up beaming with delight.A Season in Hell
'delighted' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مَسْرُور
- Brazilian Portuguese: encantado encantada
- Chinese: 高兴的
- Croatian: razdragan razdragana
- Czech: nadšený
- Danish: fornøjet
- Dutch: verrukt
- European Spanish: encantado encantada
- Finnish: iloinen
- French: enchanté
- German: entzückt
- Greek: ενθουσιασμένος ενθουσιασμένη
- Italian: lieto lieta
- Japanese: 大喜びの
- Korean: 아주 기뻐하는
- Norwegian: lykkelig
- Polish: zachwycony zachwycona
- Portuguese: encantado encantada
- Romanian: încântat încântat, încântată, încâncați, încântate
- Russian: восхищенный восхищенная
- Spanish: encantado encantada
- Swedish: glad glatt
- Thai: รู้สึกชื่นชมยินดี
- Turkish: hoşnut
- Ukrainian: задоволений
- Vietnamese: vui sướng
Translation of delighted from the Collins English to French Dictionary