Associations to the word «Please»


PLEASE, verb. (transitive) To make happy or satisfy; to give pleasure to.
PLEASE, verb. (intransitive) (ergative) To desire; to will; to be pleased by.
PLEASE, adverb. Used to make a polite request.
PLEASE, adverb. Used as an affirmative to an offer.
PLEASE, adverb. An expression of annoyance or impatience.
PLEASE, adverb. (regional) (Cincinnati) Said as a request to repeat information. [1]
PLEASE GOD, interjection. If it pleases God; God willing.

Dictionary definition

PLEASE, verb. Give pleasure to or be pleasing to; "These colors please the senses"; "a pleasing sensation".
PLEASE, verb. Be the will of or have the will (to); "he could do many things if he pleased".
PLEASE, verb. Give satisfaction; "The waiters around her aim to please".
PLEASE, adverb. Used in polite request; "please pay attention".

Wise words

If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe