Pleasantness - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈplezntnəs|
Brit.  |ˈplezntnəs|

noun

- the feeling caused by agreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling
- the quality of giving pleasure(syn: sweetness)

the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day

Examples

the pleasant smell of cookies baking in the oven

We had a pleasant conversation.

Our evening together was pleasant but not very exciting.

I didn't know you were coming. What a pleasant surprise!

Their new teacher seems pleasant enough.

the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day

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