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 Translation for 'pleasure' from English to Greek
NOUN   a pleasure | pleasures
VERB   to pleasure | pleasured | pleasured
pleasuring | pleasures
SYNO delight | joy | pleasance | ...
pleasure {noun}χαρά {η}
pleasure {noun}ηδονή {η}
pleasure {noun}ψυχαγωγία {η}
pleasure {noun}διασκέδαση {η}
pleasure {noun}ευχαρίστηση {η}
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Usage Examples English
  • In 2006, the Kentucky State Fair offered a western pleasure division for Saddlebreds and the hunt seat pleasure division was introduced in 2019.
  • Aesthetic hedonists usually restrict and specify the notion of pleasure in various ways in order to avoid obvious counterexamples.
  • The paradox of hedonism, also called the pleasure paradox, refers to the practical difficulties encountered in the pursuit of pleasure.
  • Sadism gives pleasure through the "infliction" of pain, whereas schadenfreude is pleasure on "observing" misfortune and in particular, the fact that the other somehow deserved the misfortune.
  • Pleasure is closely related to value, desire, motivation and right action.

  • Psycho-pleasure is defined as pleasure which is gained from the accomplishment of a task.
  • Hedonists usually restrict and specify the notion of pleasure in various ways in order to avoid obvious counterexamples.
  • In the second part (20-26), Diogenes explains the best strategy for meeting a second opponent: "pleasure" (...).
  • The focus of Sssh.com is on chemistry and mutual pleasure, with women in strong character roles taking control of their own pleasure.
  • False pleasure is not to be confused with vain pleasure.

  • Anniceris denied that pleasure was merely the absence of pain, for if so death would be a pleasure; and furthermore he denied that pleasure is the "general" goal of human life.
  • Emphasis was placed on pleasures of the mind rather than on physical pleasures."
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