HyperDic: pleasantness

English > 2 senses of the word pleasantness:
NOUNfeelingpleasantnessthe feeling caused by agreeable stimuli
attributepleasantness, sweetnessthe quality of giving pleasure
English > pleasantness: 2 senses > noun 1, feeling
MeaningThe feeling caused by agreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling.
NarrowerafterglowThe pleasure of remembering some pleasant event
Broaderpleasure, pleasanceA fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience
OppositeunpleasantnessThe feeling caused by disagreeable stimuli
Adjectivespleasant(of persons) having pleasing manners or behavior
English > pleasantness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of giving pleasure.
Example "the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day"
Synonymsweetness
Attributespleasantaffording pleasure
unpleasantDisagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings
Narroweragreeableness, amenitypleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
enjoyablenesspleasantness resulting from something that can be enjoyed
nicenessThe quality of nice
pleasingnessAn agreeable beauty that gives pleasure or enjoyment
BroaderqualityAn essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
OppositeunpleasantnessThe quality of giving displeasure
Spanishcarácter agradable
Catalancaràcter agradable
Adjectivespleasantaffording pleasure

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