ETYM Old Fren. delitable, Old Fren. delitable, French délectable, from Latin delectabilis, from delectare to delight. Related to Delight.
1. Capable of arousing desire; SYN. sexually attractive.
2. Extremely pleasing to the sense of taste; SYN. delicious, luscious, pleasant-tasting, scrumptious, toothsome, yummy.
ETYM Old Fren. delicieus, French délicieux, Latin deliciosus, from deliciae delight, from delicere to allure. Related to Delight.
1. Affording exquisite pleasure; delightful; most sweet or grateful to the senses, especially to the taste; charming.
2. Addicted to pleasure; seeking enjoyment; luxurious; effeminate.
Delightfully, with pleasure, enjoyably
In a very pleasurable manner; SYN. pleasurably.