Definition of 'pleasurable'
Example sentences containing 'pleasurable'
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It was a pleasurable experience to be greeted by name by bank employees I had grown to know over the years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was a pleasurable experience to be greeted by name by bank employees I had grown to know over the years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This loss would seem to make the world a less pleasurable place. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Is it just a pleasurable sensation when it stops? Times, Sunday Times (2012)There are also a few things that will help make the experience more pleasurable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The whole thing was so pleasurable it was almost sinful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This can be an exciting and pleasurable way to find out what turns you both on. The Sun (2009)Not that that makes it any the less pleasurable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Buying the device was not a pleasurable experience. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Few things are more pleasurable than gardening. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the most important thing is that reading is such a pleasurable experience. The Sun (2015)Otherwise just wandering around the town is a pleasurable way to spend an afternoon. The Sun (2009)Other sufferers experience a pleasurable relief in the coming together of their mind and body when they binge. Coping with Bulimia (1987)Working when our friends or family are present is enough to transform a miserable experience into a pleasurable one. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This would enable us to replay pleasurable sensations and keep an ability to sprint for the bus until our dying day. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Be fully present when you're indulging in a pleasurable activity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Just as with mothers, fathers appear to become less pleasurable companions as the adolescent grows older. Divergent Realities: the Emotional Lives of Mothers, Fathers, and Adolescents (1994)It's low cost and a pleasurable thing for families and very healthy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Trust me, it is a pleasurable experience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Animals surely greet the best parts of their lives with enjoyment: and surely actively seek out pleasurable things. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Ferries from north to south are one of the most pleasurable ways to spend a sunny day in Sydney. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Make eating a pleasurable activity. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)For now, at least, that sensation cannot be pleasurable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Watching them, I am reminded that eating should be a pleasurable sensation. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In terms of performance, the difference is minute, but the added comfort and support go some way towards making physical activity far more pleasurable. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'pleasurable'
British English: pleasurable ADJECTIVE
Pleasurable experiences or sensations are pleasant and enjoyable.
The most pleasurable experience of the evening was the wonderful fireworks display.
Definition of pleasurable from the Collins English Dictionary
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