enjoy


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Synonyms for enjoy

take pleasure in or from

Synonyms

  • take pleasure in or from
  • like
  • love
  • appreciate
  • relish
  • delight in
  • revel in
  • be pleased with
  • be fond of
  • be keen on
  • rejoice in
  • be entertained by
  • find pleasure in
  • find satisfaction in
  • take joy in
  • Njoy

Antonyms

have

Synonyms

enjoy yourself

Synonyms

Synonyms for enjoy

to receive pleasure from

to have the use or benefit of

to have at one's disposal

Synonyms for enjoy

derive or receive pleasure from

have benefit from

get pleasure from

Synonyms

Related Words

have for one's benefit

References in classic literature ?
The best way to enjoy yourself is to do what is right and hate nobody.
Then he began to feel that he had not fully appreciated his young friend; that she was such a bright and lovable girl, it was a pity she should not always be gay and pretty, and enjoy herself; that she would make a capital wife for somebody, and perhaps it was about time to think of "settling," as his sister often said.
Well, I can; and I don't see why I should n't enjoy myself as well as Trix.
These rascals mean to enjoy themselves, that's evident.
She found it very lovely, and sat down on a cracker keg to enjoy it with a heart full of the innocent sentiment of her years.
There would be other springs, but if she did not succeed in passing the Entrance, Anne felt convinced that she would never recover sufficiently to enjoy them.
I took him round the garden along the new paths I had had made, and showed him the acacia and lilac glories, and he said that it was the purest selfishness to enjoy myself when neither he nor the offspring were with me, and that the lilacs wanted thoroughly pruning.
It was no doubt because I was so ignorant that I rushed in where Teutonic angels fear to tread and made my tea-roses face a northern winter; but they did face it under fir branches and leaves, and not one has suffered, and they are looking to-day as happy and as determined to enjoy themselves as any roses, I am sure, in Europe.
If, regardless of that counsel, you choose to make a beast of yourself now, and over-eat and over-drink yourself till you turn the good victuals into poison, who is to blame if, hereafter, while you are suffering the torments of yesterday's gluttony and drunkenness, you see more temperate men sitting down to enjoy themselves at that splendid entertainment which you are unable to taste?
He was about to leap forth before them with a terrifying scream, that he might enjoy the spectacle of their terror and their incontinent flight; but of a sudden a new whim seized him.
And when we learn better to enjoy ourselves, then do we unlearn best to give pain unto others, and to contrive pain.
If you knew what I have suffered and what I may yet endure, you would endeavour to let me taste the quiet and freedom from despair that this one day at least permits me to enjoy.
Such as the peasant enjoys when his family have been massacred before his eyes, his cottage burnt, his lands laid waste, and he is turned adrift, homeless, penniless, and alone, but free.
Of ten parts a man enjoys only one; but a woman's sense enjoys all ten in full.
One of those balls where one always enjoys oneself.