pleasing Definition

giving pleasure or satisfaction; pleasant; agreeable.

Using pleasing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "pleasing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The view from the top of the mountain was very pleasing.

  • Example

    The music was pleasing to the ear.

  • Example

    The meal was very pleasing to the palate.

pleasing Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for pleasing

Phrases with pleasing

  • visually attractive or beautiful


    The artwork was very pleasing to the eye.

  • a person who is likable, friendly, and easy to get along with


    She has a pleasing personality and is well-liked by everyone.

  • having a texture that is pleasant to feel or touch


    The fabric was very soft and pleasing to the touch.


Summary: pleasing in Brief

The term 'pleasing' [ˈpliːzɪŋ] refers to something that gives pleasure or satisfaction, such as a view, music, or food. It can also describe someone with a likable personality. 'Pleasing' is often used in phrases like 'pleasing to the eye' or 'pleasing to the touch,' which describe something that is visually or texturally attractive.

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