Usage examples for enjoyment

  1. His whole appearance was full of life, health, energy, and enjoyment. – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  2. " Every comfort on earth I owe to you," said Hetty, one day, when Miss Bennett had proposed some new thing to add to her enjoyment. – The Children's Book of Christmas Stories by Various
  3. I don't see why our enjoyment should put him out in the least, if he would only be reasonable. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  4. Every mile of the journey was an enjoyment to Johnnie. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  5. He had seated himself on an oak bench by the fire, towards which he extended his feet and hands with seeming enjoyment; his cocked hat being, however, a little over his face. – Madam Crowl's Ghost and The Dead Sexton by Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
  6. I rest with enjoyment. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  7. She knew the reason, but she had an angry prospect of enjoyment in making him express it. – The-Chaperon by James, Henry
  8. Mr. Grooten leaned back in his chair and laughed silently, yet with obvious enjoyment. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. Looked at as a whole, the Nation is in the enjoyment of remarkable prosperity. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  10. Well, my dear Peter, it would not be generous to press you, but I trust you will remember that this money has not been spent upon my private enjoyment. – On Nothing & Kindred Subjects by Hilaire Belloc
  11. What would have been an injury to property then may be necessary to the enjoyment of property now. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  12. She had run quickly to him, and that brief scene had in no wise disturbed the guests, then at the height of the evening's enjoyment. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  13. Altogether they had a very nice time, and went off to bed tired, it is true, but highly pleased with the day's enjoyment- all except little Edwin. – Aunt Fanny's Story-Book for Little Boys and Girls by Frances Elizabeth Barrow
  14. I found a good deal of enjoyment, too, in the busy scene around me. – The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns
  15. Not to mention our enjoyment! – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  16. Now, by the departure of our friend to look after his business, the doctor and the professor were thrown upon their own resources for enjoyment. – The Gentleman from Everywhere by James Henry Foss
  17. I was not sure that she would have been so grateful for the efforts made for her enjoyment if they had failed, but as the case stood she was certainly grateful; my wife said that, and I saw it. – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  18. There were pictures on the walls, and it never occurred to Gordon that these had been taken from Hazel's own bedroom at the ranch- for his enjoyment. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  19. Emilie was occupied in the enjoyment of the meal, and did not trouble herself about our behaviour. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  20. The learning of the Jews, so far as higher education was concerned, did not add much either to the grace or the enjoyment of life. – Women of Early Christianity Woman: In all ages and in all countries, Vol. 3 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain Mitchell Carroll