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Synonyms for enjoy
ɛnˈdʒɔɪen·joy

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enjoy

    In the old sense of wonder, admire is practically obsolete; the word now expresses a delight and approval, in which the element of wonder unconsciously mingles. We admire beauty in nature and art, delight in the innocent happiness of children, enjoy books or society, a walk or a dinner. We approve what is excellent, applaud heroic deeds, esteem the good, love our friends. We honor and respect noble character wherever found; we revere and venerate it in the aged. We extol the goodness and adore the majesty and power of God.

    Synonyms:
    admire, adore, applaud, approve, delight in, esteem, esteem, extol, honor, love, respect, revere, venerate, wonder

    Antonyms:
    abhor, abominate, contemn, despise, detest, dislike, execrate, hate, ridicule, scorn

    Preposition:
    Admire at may still very rarely be found in the old sense of wonder at.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enjoy

    Synonyms:
    like, relish, possess

    Antonyms:
    dislike, disrelish, suffer, loathe, forfeit, lose, tolerate, endure

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enjoy, bask, relish, savor, savourverb

    derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in

    "She relished her fame and basked in her glory"

    Synonyms:
    love, bask, taste, revel, savour, relish, delight, savor

    Antonyms:
    endure, suffer

  2. enjoyverb

    have benefit from

    "enjoy privileges"

    Synonyms:
    relish, delight, savor, revel, love, savour, bask

    Antonyms:
    endure, suffer

  3. love, enjoyverb

    get pleasure from

    "I love cooking"

    Synonyms:
    jazz, have sex, do it, hump, bang, screw, relish, have intercourse, sleep together, bonk, know, roll in the hay, get it on, lie with, have it away, be intimate, eff, delight, bask, love, have a go at it, get laid, bed, make out, have it off, savour, savor, sleep with, revel, make love

    Antonyms:
    suffer, endure

  4. enjoyverb

    have for one's benefit

    "The industry enjoyed a boom"

    Synonyms:
    relish, delight, savor, revel, love, savour, bask

    Antonyms:
    suffer, endure

  5. delight, enjoy, revelverb

    take delight in

    "he delights in his granddaughter"

    Synonyms:
    ravish, savour, please, relish, transport, enthrall, make merry, enchant, bask, jollify, savor, whoop it up, racket, delight, love, make whoopie, wassail, make happy, enrapture, revel, enthral

    Antonyms:
    endure, suffer

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. enjoyverb

    Synonyms:
    take pleasure in, be delighted with, take delight in, derive pleasure from

  2. enjoyverb

    Synonyms:
    have fruition of

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "enjoy":

    enjoyment, have, benefit, receive, love, appreciate, enjoys, savor, like

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How to use enjoy in a sentence?

  1. Rory McIlroy:

    I'm in my off-season so I can enjoy myself, enjoy my Christmas dinner and have a few drinks.

  2. Culture Minister Thorhild Widvey:

    Listeners will have access to more diverse and pluralistic radio-content, and enjoy better sound quality and new functionality.

  3. David VanAmburg:

    People are slowly starting to enjoy sitting down at restaurants again, but don’t discount the value of convenience, during the pandemic, folks got a taste for what it’s like to have food from their favorite restaurants delivered right to their door. And now that they’ve gotten used to this service, there’s no going back. Restaurants need to continue to give customers all the options they’ve become accustomed to over the last year and a half. If not, they might grab a bite somewhere else.

  4. Trump Jr.:

    Right now, I'll never rule anything out, i do enjoy it. I like being in the fight. I like being in the mix. I like seeing, you know, the difference it's making to real working-class families all over the country.

  5. Andrew Soloman, ”The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression”, comments from his mother shortly before her suicide:

    Don't think you are paying me some kind of tribute if you let my death become the great event of your life. The best tribute you can pay me as a mother is to go on and have a good and fulfilling life. Enjoy what you have.


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