Associations to the word «Pleasing»


PLEASING, adjective. Agreeable; giving pleasure, cheer, enjoyment or gratification.
PLEASING, noun. Pleasure or satisfaction, as in the phrase "to my pleasing."
PLEASING, verb. Present participle of please
PLEASING LACEWING, noun. Any insect of the family Dilaridae.
PLEASING LACEWINGS, noun. Plural of pleasing lacewing

Dictionary definition

PLEASING, noun. The act of one who pleases.
PLEASING, adjective. Giving pleasure and satisfaction; "a pleasing piece of news"; "pleasing in manner and appearance".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne