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Meaning of "well-pleased" in the English dictionary

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-PLEASED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Pleased is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-PLEASED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-pleased in the English dictionary

The definition of well-pleased in the dictionary is very happy or satisfied.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-PLEASED

well-oiled
well-ordered
well-ordering
well-organised
well-organized
well-padded
well-paid
well-placed
well-planned
well-played
well-practised
well-prepared
well-preserved
well-proportioned
well-protected
well-provided
well-qualified
well-read
well-reasoned
well-received

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-PLEASED

based
biased
broad-based
chip-based
creased
deceased
diseased
displeased
increased
knowledge-based
phased
pleased
to be none too pleased
unappeased
unbiased
ungreased
unleased
unpleased
web-based
zero-based

Synonyms and antonyms of well-pleased in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «well-pleased» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-PLEASED

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Translator English - Chinese

精心高兴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

complacido
570 millions of speakers

English

well-pleased
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अच्छी तरह से खुश
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- يسر بشكل جيد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

благоволение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem satisfeito
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সন্তুষ্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien heureux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gembira
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wohlgefallen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

よく喜ん
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 만족
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget-pleased
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cũng hài lòng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நன்கு மகிழ்ச்சி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शुभेच्छा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İyi memnun
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

compiaciuto -
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

upodobanie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

благовоління
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine - mulțumit
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά ικανοποιημένος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

goed bly
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

väl glad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

godt fornøyd
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-pleased

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-PLEASED»

The term «well-pleased» is regularly used and occupies the 81.002 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-PLEASED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-pleased

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-PLEASED»

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Sermons and Other Practical Works: Consisting of Above One ...
then hence we may see, and try whether he be well- pleased with you in him. (1.) If he be well-pleased with you in him, then you have fometime seen and found God to be a displeased God, and displeased with you, as it is said, Psalm Ix. 1.
Ralph Erskine, 1796
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The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the ...
But the Greek verb is not impersonal: it means "decreed," "was well pleased" and implies a subject. Then who or what was well pleased? When the good pleasure or will is God's, there is precedent for the omission of the explicit name of God: ...
Frederick Fyvie Bruce, 1984
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The Englishman's Greek Concordance of the New Testament; ...
1:ll.in whom I am well pleased. Lu. 3:22.in thee I am wellpleased. 12:32. it is your Father's good pleasure (lit. your Father is well pleased) to give Ro. 15:26. it llatll pleased them of Macedonia and Achain (lit. Macedonia and Achaia have been ...
‎1839
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A Man, A Woman, A Word of Love
Mark tells us that after Jesus had been baptized, the heavens were opened, and the Holy Spirit descended upon him, and a voice came from heaven saying, “You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.” Notice, the voice does not say ...
Joseph S. Pagano, Amy E. Richter, 2012
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Jots & Tittles: Discovering Truth from the Language of Scripture
The use of a seeming past tense “I was well pleased” coming from God when, we know that He is well pleased with Jesus and always will be, requires a grammatical explanation. The word “pleased” could be used in an historical sense.
John H. King, 2010
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Unleashing the Power of Encouragement
Don't wait for a reason It's also interesting to note that the Father said He was well -pleased with His Son prior to His Son's ministry. Jesus hadn't healed any lepers or filled even one water glass with wine, yet His Father was still well- pleased ...
Reid Lamport, 2011
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The works of the Rev. William Bridge, M.A.: now first collected
The Lord himself is well pleased with, and the saints are well pleased in this sense, in the reproach of the solemn assembly. God himself is well pleased with it : " The sacrifices of God are a broken and a contrite heart ;" a hard heart is God's ...
William Bridge, 1845
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Biblical Interpretation in Early Christian Gospels Volume 1: ...
The phrase 'I am well pleased' in Mark does not correspond to 'my soul is well pleased' (Hebrew), 'my soul accepts' (Greek), or 'my word is well pleased' ( Aramaic).26 More recently, the case for the influence of the Isaianic servant in Mk 1.1 1 ...
Thomas Hatina, 2006
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The Godhead: New Scriptural Insights on the Father, the Son, ...
A number of passages, for instance, express the pleasure of God the Father over the actions of His son, Jesus Christ: • “This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased” (Matt. 3:17). • “he that sent me is with me: the Father hath not left me ...
Duane S. Crowther, 2007
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Evangelical Magazine and Gospel Advocate
Mark i: 11, liter- lly translated, '• thou art my Son, the beloved, a whom 1 am well pleased," is therefore not in- orrectly rendered in the common version — at sast, 1 do not find fault with it — " thou art my eloved Son in whom I am well pleased.
‎1841

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-PLEASED»

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Brazilian sensation Neymar well-pleased after Barcelona's 5-0 …
Brazilian sensation Neymar well-pleased after Barcelona's 5-0 drubbing of Levante, reveals Messi as 'best friend'. Posted: 15 February 2015 Time: 9:55 pm. «KickOff, Feb 15»
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The Messiah Crisis
(Matt. 3:17). At the Transfiguration, Yahweh spoke again from the sky, saying: “This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!” (Matt. 17:5). «Christian Post, Oct 14»
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Watch Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer's well-pleased
Manuel Neuer seemed extremely pleased to get Arsenal in the last 16 of the Champions League. Bayern Munich have released a video of their players ... «Metro, Dec 13»
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Boston Marathon may allow 'blade runners' after trailblazing South …
"If those organizations don't find that [Oscar Pistorius's] 'blades' afford any competitive advantage -- as they have indeed found -- we will be well-pleased to ... «New York Daily News, Aug 12»

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