pleasure

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Synonyms for pleasure

Synonyms for pleasure

a feeling of extreme gratification aroused by something good or desired

the condition of responding pleasurably to something

a desire for a particular thing or activity

unrestricted freedom to choose

to give great or keen pleasure to

to feel or take joy or pleasure

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a fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience

something or someone that provides a source of happiness

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a formal expression

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an activity that affords enjoyment

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sexual gratification

References in periodicals archive ?
Hedonism and the Pleasureless Life in Plato's Philebus.
Respondents hod fairly low interest levels in battery buying, with nearly nine in 10 citing batteries as a pleasureless purchase.
There's something secondhand to this Sylvia, a stop-start feeling in the phrasing, a raw, pleasureless look in the lexicon.
The Labour-Liberal coalition is not so much a marriage of convenience as a pleasureless liaison of mutual advantage in which neither side trusts the other at all and each resents the compromises that have to made.
As anyone who has ever been taken that pleasureless punishment called paternity leave will tell you, it's not exactly a 48-hour bedroom lock-in with Britney Spears.
The story of such a pleasureless life could easily be deadly, but with this quartet of actors the effect is mesmerizing.