Synonyms of enjoy in English:

enjoy


See definition of enjoy

verb

1‘he enjoys playing the piano’

SYNONYMS
like, love, be fond of, be entertained by, be amused by, be pleased by, find pleasure in, take pleasure in, be keen on, delight in, appreciate, rejoice in, relish, revel in, adore, lap up, savour, luxuriate in, bask in, wallow in, glory in
informal fancy, get a kick out of, get a thrill out of, get a buzz out of, go a bundle on
ANTONYMS

dislike, hate

2‘they enjoyed considerable legal protection’

SYNONYMS
benefit from, have the benefit of, reap the benefits of, have the advantage, have the use of, have available, avail oneself of, be blessed with, be favoured with, be endowed with, be born with, be possessed of
have, possess, own, boast
archaic participate of
ANTONYMS

lack


Phrases

    enjoy oneself

    ‘she travels purely to enjoy herself’


    SYNONYMS

    have fun, have a good time, enjoy life, be happy, live, live life to the full, have the time of one's life

    party, make merry, celebrate, revel, roister

    informal

    have a ball, have a whale of a time, groove, make whoopee, whoop it up, let one's hair down

    ANTONYMS

    be miserable