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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"First they delighted us with their passion for serving the community and their commitment to the highest quality, and then they wowed us with their vision for how the contest grant would take their business to the next level." She added, "We truly appreciate the wonderful response to our contest and all the hard work of the businesses who participated in the competition."
Shelly James and Rica Wright's soulful sounds delighted us with their luxurious voices.
"As for Oneco Sky, well he's delighted us with two recent trials at Romford over 400m and clocked 24.29sec (+10) in his last one.
Original Pop Idol Will Young performed a spectacle of a show, all high camp, special effects and backed by an array of dancers, while America's first Pop Idol winner Kelly Clarkson delighted us with a more rock inspired show.
The beautiful Carmen Soriano, who is the celebrant's best friend, delighted us with sizzling song numbers.
He delighted us with a mixture of R&B, Motown, classical and pop songs taken from albums spanning his long and successful involvement in the music business.
It will surely be glorious failure for Liverpool who have delighted us with their attacking football this season.
He said: "Dynaste delighted us with his run at Haydock when runner-up to Cue Card and there is no reason to think that he cannot be at least as effective on Thursday.
He has scored a lot of goals and delighted us with his football.
Instead, he delighted us with a thoughtful performance of Chopin's in A minor.
Tenor Julian Ovenden got the proceedings off to the perfect start with Oh, What a Beautiful Morning (Oklahoma!), while sopranos Annalene Beechey and Kim Criswell delighted us with the charming duet I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outta My Hair (South Pacific).
She's previously delighted us with turns in Coupling and Green Wing, and has once again proved to be fantastic in this fabulous comedy as a single mum whose complicated life sees her juggling love, affection, sex and motherhood - all the while coping with an ex-husband, one grown-up son, two young daughters and two male admirers.
Percussionist Gabriel Lauter delighted us with a variety of intriguing sounds in an impeccable (and larger than usual) orchestra of nearly 40 musicians.
"Since he arrived at Sampdoria, Antonio has delighted us with his fantastic play and it's normal that this will attract interest from great clubs in Europe, including Manchester City."
Their guests included the engaging Halifax Young Singers, 70 strong, who delighted us with two sequences of numbers.