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Pleased vs Enthralled - What's the difference?

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Pleased is a related term of enthralled.


As adjectives the difference between pleased and enthralled

is that pleased is happy, content while enthralled is extremely happy or excited.

As verbs the difference between pleased and enthralled

is that pleased is (please) while enthralled is (enthrall).

pleased

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • happy, content
  • Synonyms

    * content * happy * satisfied

    Verb

    (head)
  • (please)
  • enthralled

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Extremely happy or excited
  • * 2014 , (Ruzwana Bashir), " The untold story of how a culture of shame perpetuates abuse. I know, I was a victim", The Guardian , 29 August 2014:
  • At 18 I was fortunate enough to receive an offer to study at Oxford University. I was enthralled with the exciting new world around me and tried desperately to fit in.

    Verb

    (head)
  • (enthrall)