• WordNet 3.6
    • n enjoyer a person who delights in having or using or experiencing something
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Additional illustrations & photos:

And, strange to say, Arvilly wuzn't skairt a mite—she ruther enjoyed it And, strange to say, Arvilly wuzn't skairt a mite—she ruther enjoyed it
A family enjoying a meal, about 1650. Many of the eating and drinking vessels portrayed, together with much of the tableware, are types which have been excavated. (Conjectural sketch by Sidney E. King.) A family enjoying a meal, about 1650. Many of the eating and drinking vessels portrayed, together with much of the...
Enjoying a smoke in a tavern, about 1625. (Conjectural sketch by Sidney E. King.) Enjoying a smoke in a tavern, about 1625. (Conjectural sketch by Sidney E. King.)
Archeological explorations revealed that the colonists enjoyed archery. The iron lever shown, known as a “goat’s foot,” was used for setting the string of a light hunting crossbow. It was found 4 miles from Jamestown. showing the use of a “goat’s foot” from _Weapons, A Pictorial History_ by Edwin Tunis Archeological explorations revealed that the colonists enjoyed archery. The iron lever shown, known as a “goat’s...
Mr. Klegg Enjoys Solid Comfort. 16 Mr. Klegg Enjoys Solid Comfort. 16
Fancy Picture of Hanwellian Admirer of the Ibsenesque Drama thoroughly enjoying himself Fancy Picture of Hanwellian Admirer of the Ibsenesque Drama thoroughly enjoying himself
Mr. Bhaer and Jo were enjoying promenades Mr. Bhaer and Jo were enjoying promenades

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1657, the first chocolate house was opened in London, England. The cost of chocolate was about 13 shillings per pound and was a drink that only the elite enjoyed
    • n Enjoyer One who enjoys.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: D. H. Lawrence enjoyed taking off his clothes and climbing mulberry trees.
    • n enjoyer One who enjoys.
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  • Logan Pearsall Smith
    “Thank Heaven, the sun has gone in, and I don't have to go out and enjoy it.”
  • Ken Keyes Jr.
    Ken Keyes Jr.
    “Everything is a gift of the universe -- even joy, anger, jealously, frustration, or separateness. Everything is perfect either for our growth or our enjoyment.”
  • Will Rogers
    “Pain is such an uncomfortable feeling that even a tiny amount of it is enough to ruin every enjoyment.”
  • George Brett
    George Brett
    “I don't think I can play any other way but all out. I enjoy the game so much because I'm putting so much into it.”
  • Denis Waitley
    “Losers live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the present toward the future.”
  • Josh Billings
    “If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.”


In literature:

I would enjoy more peace of mind, while careering through England in Apollo, if I were certain.
"Set in Silver" by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
I have enjoyed myself thoroughly.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
The street, and the cars traversing it, are thronged with the lower classes in search of what they call enjoyment.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Our little Ferdinand amid all this novelty heartily enjoyed himself, and did ample justice to mine host's good cheer.
"Henrietta Temple A Love Story" by Benjamin Disraeli
The next morning Elisabeth was herself again, and was quite ready to enjoy Christopher's society and to excuse his scruples.
"The Farringdons" by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler
After their swim they all sat down to breakfast and enjoyed every bit of it.
"Bob Hunt in Canada" by George W. Orton
Our path is strewn with roses and thorns; we must enjoy the roses and escape the thorns.
"Evening Round Up" by William Crosbie Hunter
Eliza, who was Mr. Baker's housekeeper, watched me with evident enjoyment, and before the plate was empty she rose to replenish it.
"Chatterbox, 1905." by Various
Yet what a difference the study of all these things makes in the kind of reading women enjoy!
"Girls and Women" by Harriet E. Paine (AKA E. Chester}
The department of ornithology is wonderful, and I could have enjoyed a whole day in examining the birds of all climates.
"Young Americans Abroad" by Various
Take refuge in thy nerves, in unkindness; make use of thy power, and enjoy the pleasure of revenge!
"The Home" by Fredrika Bremer
They will turn away from a mental feast to enjoy an idle gossip; I mean too many of them will.
"Aims and Aids for Girls and Young Women" by George Sumner Weaver
I was rash, if I was awake; and I picked "blind flowers" behind the house, handfuls of them, and enjoyed my eyesight unimpaired.
"The Promised Land" by Mary Antin
We enjoy between us a comfortable little sum of money, half of which we propose to set aside for the child.
"Carnival" by Compton Mackenzie
If I could only enable you to enjoy the company of yourself as we enjoy it.
"On the Heights" by Berthold Auerbach
But I enjoyed myself.
"Sinister Street, vol. 1" by Compton Mackenzie
Seldom enjoyed peace, but was much under the power of corruption.
"Henry Martyn Saint and Scholar" by George Smith
It was a new experience for them, and they enjoyed it thoroughly.
"For the School Colours" by Angela Brazil
I will show him all my love, will enjoy all his in its whole extent.
"Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship and Travels, Vol. I (of 2)" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The credit that town enjoys abroad is extremely limited by the inordinate privileges of the imperial bank.
"Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c." by Xavier Hommaire de Hell

In poetry:

Lo, here we do triumphant reign,
And joyful sing in lofty strain:
Lo, here we rest, and love to be,
Enjoying more than faith could see.
"The Believer's Soliloquy; Especially in Times of Desertion, Temptation, Affliction, &c." by Ralph Erskine
At least
Own--that this restlessness has given you pleasure,
And that you have to thank his want of ease
For what of ease you now enjoy.
"Nathan The Wise - Act III" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Soft his existence rolls away,
To-morrow plenteous as to-day :
He lives, enjoys, and lives anew,--
And when he dies,--what shall we do !
"A Pair" by Jane Taylor
Then, cold and dark, my spirit sinks,
To see my light of life depart;
And every fiend of Hell, methinks,
Enjoys the anguish of my heart.
"The Doubter's Prayer" by Anne Bronte
Maiden, that read'st this simple rhyme,
Enjoy thy youth, it will not stay;
Enjoy the fragrance of thy prime,
For O, it is not always May!
"It Is Not Always May" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thou may'st touch with blighting finger
All that sense can here enjoy;
Yet within my soul shall linger
That which thou canst not destroy.
"Ehue! Fugaces, Posthume, Labuntur Anni" by Jones Very

In news:

I love trying out new variations of games that I already enjoy.
Dial M for mildly enjoyable.
Your clients can enjoy an excursion like this along Venice's Grand Canal.
Enjoy one night's stay at the Hilton Arlington.
As I was enjoying a quiet night with my husband (one of the few due to his strong commitment to his country) I came across an article in your paper.
Enjoy your easy healthy Applesauce … YUM.
We post videos here often, so make sure you check back for exclusive WMMB videos to enjoy.
Marty Turco enjoyed time in Boston.
But to enjoy this car to its fullest, take the top down.
Fam­ily tra­di­tions make the hol­i­days enjoy­able.
Enjoy music, drumming and good food.
The contemporary jazz group Matt Bianco enjoyed considerable success in the '80s, but the band was short-lived.
She enjoyed going out to eat and spending time with her family, and after retirement enjoyed attending yard sales.
Come enjoy a three course gourmet meal while cruising around the Boston Harbor and enjoying Motown tunes from the original singers of The Platters (Tony Funches) and The Drifters (Linwood Peel).
I hope you enjoy my artwork as much as I enjoy painting it.

In science:

The sequences {hj }∞ j=−∞ also enjoy the fol lowing properties for arbitrary j ∈ Z, k ∈ Z.
{Spaces of Infinite Measure and Pointwise Convergence of the Bilinear Hilbert and Ergodic Averages Defined by $L^{p}$-Isometries
During the elaboration of this work I enjoyed numerous stimulating discussions with Thierry Bodineau.
Surface tension in the dilute Ising model. The Wulff construction
This measure enjoys the fol lowing properties: There exists η ∈ (0, 1) such that for 3As usual the dual operator S ′ is defined as S ′ ν (f ) = ν (S f ) for all f ∈ C 0 . 4By M(Θ) we designate the set of complex valued finite Borel measures on Θ.
Random Walk in deterministically changing environment
The basic idea is to prove that the environment enjoys very strong mixing properties.
Random Walk in deterministically changing environment
Yet ancestors often enjoy better properties than the corresponding descendents, as exploited by Getzler .
Invariance of Gromov--Witten theory under a simple flop
Motives are intermediate between algebraic varieties and their linear invariants (cohomology): they are of algebro-geometric nature on one hand, but they are supposed to play the role of a universal cohomology for algebraic varieties and thus to enjoy the same formalism on the other hand.
Galois theory, motives and transcendental numbers
Before discussing this important RHIC result (that Maurice enjoyed very much) let me make a few sociological comments about the AGS-SPS-RHIC-LHC family.
From SPS to RHIC: Maurice and the CERN heavy-ion programme
We show that, in contrast to classical Lie algebras, simple graded Lie algebras of Cartan type S, H or K never enjoy the “one-and-a-half generation” property.
Generators of simple Lie algebras II
The wide interest enjoyed by RMT in the 1980s among practitioners of quantum chaos had repercussions on nuclear physics: Nuclei are many–body systems, and chaos manifests itself here in ways different from those of few–degrees–of– freedom systems.
Random Matrices and Chaos in Nuclear Physics
First we claim that the stationary pinned string U (t, x) enjoys the Markov property with respect to t.
A connection between the stochastic heat equation and fractional Brownian motion, and a simple proof of a result of Talagrand
It is expected that the GE distribution also should enjoy those properties.
The Beta Generalized Exponential Distribution
Consequently, the sub ject enjoys a prominent place among basic combinatorial questions.
Coloring Simple Hypergraphs
To do this it is important to recall the great success that the event horizon concept has enjoyed.
Black holes and black hole thermodynamics without event horizons
For example the varieties of groups, groups with operators, hence modules, rings (hence boolean algebras) or algebras over flelds enjoy (A.1.N) and (A.1.O).
Second maximal subgroups of the finite alternating and symmetric groups
Finally, it is well-known, , that if H enjoys the above properties, so does L.
Large Deviations estimates for some non-local equations I. Fast decaying kernels and explicit bounds