enjoyment meaning


    Definition of enjoyment in English Dictionary

  • NounPLenjoymentsSUF-ment
    1. NU The condition of enjoying anything.
      1. Few activities better the enjoyment of a hearty meal eaten in good company. ‎
    2. NU An enjoyable state of mind.
      1. All acts suppose certain dispositions, and habits of mind and heart, which may be in themselves states of enjoyment or of wretchedness, and which must be fruitful in other consequences besides those particular acts.
    3. NC An activity that gives pleasure.
      1. Is it, haply, an idle occupation, or is the time ill-spent that is spent in roaming the world in quest, not of its enjoyments, but of those arduous toils whereby the good mount upwards to the abodes of everlasting life?
    4. (law) The exercise of a legal right.
    5. More Examples
      1. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • But I enjoyed the camaraderie once in a while with Catharine, who bigheartedly wanted to share her enjoyment.
        • The critic scrutinizes a sculpture with an eye to writing a review; the gallery-goer contemplates it for sheer enjoyment.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ment
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
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          Meaning of enjoyment for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "enjoyment" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
          Difficultness: Level 1
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 5
          Definite    ➨     Versatile