Usage examples for pleasurable

  1. Whilst he was still engaged in looking at the apparently ancient memorial tablet, he heard suddenly behind him the light rustling of a woman's dress, and when he turned round he gazed with pleasurable surprise into Edith Irwin's pale, fair face. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  2. But Wolfenden walked back to his study with all the pleasurable feelings of a man who has extricated himself with tact from an awkward situation. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. She thought it over and gave a little shudder of pleasurable fear. – The Bat by Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart