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      vb  
1    to give satisfaction, pleasure, or contentment to (a person); make or cause (a person) to be glad  
2    to be the will of or have the will (to)  
if it pleases you, the court pleases     
3    if you please          if you will or wish, sometimes used in ironic exclamation  
4    pleased with   happy because of  
5    please oneself   to do as one likes  
      adv  
6    sentence modifier   used in making polite requests and in pleading, asking for a favour, etc.  
please don't tell the police where I am     
7    yes please   a polite formula for accepting an offer, invitation, etc.  
     (C14 plese, from Old French plaisir, from Latin placere to please, satisfy)  
  pleasable      adj  
   pleased             adj  
  pleasedly      adv  
  pleaser      n  
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pleased

  
  
chuffed     (Brit. slang)   contented, delighted, euphoric, glad, gratified, happy, in high spirits, over the moon     (informal)   pleased as punch     (informal)   rapt, satisfied, thrilled, tickled, tickled pink     (informal)  

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