Synonyms of delightful in English:


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1‘a delightful evening’

very pleasant, lovely, greatly to one's liking, very agreeable, very pleasurable
enjoyable, congenial, amusing, entertaining, diverting, gratifying, satisfying
marvellous, wonderful, magnificent, splendid, magical, exciting, thrilling, sublime
informal great, super, fantastic, fabulous, fab, terrific, heavenly, divine, glorious, grand, magic, out of this world, cool, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
British informal brilliant, brill, smashing
North American informal peachy, neat, ducky
Australian, New Zealand informal beaut, bonzer
British informal, dated capital, wizard, corking, spiffing, ripping, cracking, top-hole, topping, champion, beezer
North American informal, dated swell
rare frabjous

unpleasant, disagreeable

2‘the delightful Sally Drayton’

charming, enchanting, captivating, bewitching, entrancing, engaging, appealing, winning, fetching, sweet, endearing, cute
lovely, adorable, delectable, delicious, gorgeous, ravishing, beautiful, pretty, very attractive
Scottish, Northern English bonny, couthy
informal dreamy, divine, adorbs
British informal tasty

unattractive, unappealing