delight (someone) by (doing something)

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delight (someone) by (doing something)

To please someone by doing something. My husband delighted me by throwing a surprise party for my birthday.
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delight someone by something

to please someone with something; to please someone by doing something. (See also delight someone with something.) You delighted me by agreeing to join us. I was delighted by your proposal.
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Erik Bettermann, Director General of Deutsche Welle, commented, "AMERICOM has delighted us by enabling us to expand the reach of our programming through this new digital distribution channel on AMC-1, while we achieve more efficiency in our operation.