delight (someone) with (something)

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delight (someone) with (something)

To give someone something that makes them happy. My husband delighted me with a brand new car for my birthday.
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delight someone with something

to please someone with something, such as a gift. We delighted Alice with a gift of money. She was delighted with the gift.
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They're genuinely witty enough to hold our attention and delight us with their patter and banter, so they don't have to stand on their heads and browbeat us with the heavy-handed bat of gung-ho 'humor' to make us laugh!
THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE, TBC April, ITV1 The second series of the 1950s code-breaking thriller is back on our screens in April and set to delight us with two more gripping stories over four episodes.
AICafE Tuesday, 24th July 2012, 8:00 PM Words and sounds of resistance: traditional Palestinian music and oud concert with Palestinian musician Tareq abu Salama As Ramadan begins, Tareq will delight us with the words and sounds of resistance, struggle and strength.
Hancock was also intrigued by the teasing boast from Sames-Hardman Pianos, which revealed: "The wife may delight us with charming music, but our delight is only partly gratified by the human hand.
For the past few years, we've set our readers a challenge to put pen to paper, fingers to keyboard, and delight us with a heart-warming tale linked to the festive season.
The main thing is its big brother, Moving Wallpaper (ITV1, last night), is back to delight us with its delicious cynicism and hilarious high farce.
And I know from talking to colleagues, readers and so many people in the racing and betting industries that I will be speaking on behalf of many when I say long may he delight us with his wonderful prose.
Amberley Primary School children will delight us with their performance of Christmas songs on Thursday 7th December from 2.
The Irish Tenors - Anthony Kearns, Karl Scully and the fabulous Finbar Wright - have been given 10 weeks in which to tease, tantalise and delight us with their vocal prowess.
Let's hope these distinguished colleagues may yet again delight us with another work for the Canadian stage.
Nigella Lawson continues to delight us with her unshamed voluptuousness -- although we're not so sure about THOSE bondage shoes -- and her Feast recipes written in enthusiastic blue stocking meets bohemian style.
We have at least heard of these two which is more than can be said for Elle McFeast, a Sheila who is to delight us with shows on My Big Bottom, and Breasts - a case of TV not so much dumbing down as taking a fast elevator straight into the gutter.
Some by their narrative predictability reassure us of an underlying order; others shock or surprise or delight us with the unexpected.
Our customers continually surprise and delight us with the incredible experiences they create with Flash," said David Mendels, general manager, Macromedia.