be+pleased+with

  • 1 pleased with yourself — phrase very proud of something that you have done, especially in a way that annoys other people Paul came back looking very pleased with himself. Thesaurus: describing arrogant and over confident people or behavioursynonym Main entry: pleased * * …

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  • 2 pleased with oneself — index inflated (vain) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 pleased with oneself — 1. Self satisfied 2. Conceited • • • Main Entry: ↑please …

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  • 4 pleased with yourself — very proud of something that you have done, especially in a way that annoys other people Paul came back looking very pleased with himself …

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  • 5 pleased with oneself — excessively proud of one s achievements; self satisfied. → please oneself …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 6 be pleased with — index relish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 To be pleased with — Please Please, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pleased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pleasing}.] [OE. plesen, OF. plaisir, fr. L. placere, akin to placare to reconcile. Cf. {Complacent}, {Placable}, {Placid}, {Plea}, {Plead}, {Pleasure}.] 1. To give pleasure to; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 pleased — [ plizd ] adjective ** happy and satisfied: pleased with: It took a long time to complete the work, but I m very pleased with the results. I m really pleased with how you guys performed. pleased about: I m really pleased about your new job. be… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 pleased — W3S2 [pli:zd] adj 1.) happy or satisfied ▪ Your Dad will be so pleased. ▪ She seemed pleased by the compliment. pleased about ▪ I could tell she was pleased about something. pleased with ▪ Gwinn was pleased with the results. pleased for ▪ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 with — [ wıð, wıθ ] preposition *** 1. ) together if one person or thing is with another or does something with them, they are together or they do it together: Hannah lives with her parents. chicken served with vegetables and mushrooms I ll be with you… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 with — /with, widh/, prep. 1. accompanied by; accompanying: I will go with you. He fought with his brother against the enemy. 2. in some particular relation to (esp. implying interaction, company, association, conjunction, or connection): I dealt with… …

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  • 12 with — [with, with] prep. [ME < OE, orig., against, in opposition to, contr. < or akin to wither, against < IE * witero (< base * wi , asunder, separate + compar. suffix) > Ger wider, against] 1. in opposition to or competition facing;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 13 pleased — [[t]pli͟ːzd[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ, usu ADJ prep/that/to inf If you are pleased, you are happy about something or satisfied with something. Felicity seemed pleased at the suggestion... I think he s going to be pleased that we… …

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  • 14 pleased */*/ — UK [pliːzd] / US [plɪzd] adjective happy and satisfied pleased with: It took a long time to complete the work, but I m very pleased with the results. pleased with: Are you pleased with the way things went yesterday? pleased about: I m really… …

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  • 15 pleased — adjective 1 especially BrE happy or satisfied: I was so pleased when they said they d be able to stay another week. (+ about): Are you pleased about the results? | pleased (with): Di seems pleased with her new car. | pleased (that): I m pleased… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 pleased — adj. 1) greatly, highly pleased 2) pleased about, at, by, with 3) pleased to + inf. (we are pleased to be here; I am pleased to meet you) 4) pleased that + clause (she was pleased that the proposal had been accepted) * * * [pliːzd] at by highly… …

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  • 17 pleased — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very …

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  • 18 Pleased — Please Please, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pleased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pleasing}.] [OE. plesen, OF. plaisir, fr. L. placere, akin to placare to reconcile. Cf. {Complacent}, {Placable}, {Placid}, {Plea}, {Plead}, {Pleasure}.] 1. To give pleasure to; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 pleased*/*/ — [pliːzd] adj happy and satisfied Are you pleased with the way things went yesterday?.[/ex] I m really pleased about your new job.[/ex] We re very pleased that you ve accepted our offer.[/ex] You ll be pleased to hear that Dave can come… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 20 pleased — Synonyms and related words: accepting, at ease, charmed, chuffed, comfortable, composed, content, contented, cozy, delighted, easy, easygoing, eupeptic, euphoric, exhilarated, favorably impressed with, glad, gladsome, gratified, happy, in clover …

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