to take pleasure in

to take pleasure in
سَرَّ \ cheer: to give comfort or courage to sb.: The good news cheered me. delight: to please greatly: I’m delighted to see you. please: to make happy; satisfy: Her efforts pleased me. I was pleased with her. She was pleased to see you. to take pleasure in: to enjoy: She takes pleasure in helping others. \ See Also سر (سُرَّ)‏

Arabic-English glossary. 2015.

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  • Pleasure — Pleas ure, v. i. To take pleasure; to seek pursue pleasure; as, to go pleasuring. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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