Alternatives is a recurring post in which I give synonyms for an over used word. Click on the tab above for a "complete" list of over used words.And this really does say it all.
Today's word is:
I've skipped ahead in my list to this one because... It's been a rough couple of weeks and I needed something to help me out of my funk. ENJOY!
Depending on how you use it, this list may come in handy for finding another way to say the same thing.
admire, adore, animal gratification, appreciate
bask (in), be blessed/favored with, be entertained (by), be fond of, be in clover, be keen on, be partial to, be pleased (with), be possessed of, be seized of, benefit from, boast, breathe freely,
carefree, cheer, cherish, claim, comfort, command, cotton to, creature comforts
delight in, derive pleasure from, devour, dig, dote on, drink in
ease, ease of mind, eat up, enter into the spirit of, esteem, experience
fancy, favor, feast on, feel at home, fill, find satisfaction in, flip over, freak out on, fruition
get a charge out of, get a kick out of, get high on, get off on, gladness, gladsome, glee, gloat over, go for, go into raptures, groove on, gusto
have a ball, have and hold, have in hand, have a field day, have a good time, have a liking for, have fun, have tenure of, have the benefit of, have the use of, hold, hug oneself,
idolize, indulge in, in paradise, in raptures,
lap of luxury, let one’s hair down, like, live a little, live it up, love, luxuriate in
make merry, make use of, mind
no worries, not sorry
paint the town, pleased as Punch, possess, prefer, prize
reap the benefits of, rejoice in, relish, revel in, revere, riot in
sans souci (French), satisfied, satisfaction, savor, sensual delight, smack the lips, snugness, squat, squat on, sunshine, swim in
take advantage of, take a fancy to, take joy in, take pleasure in/from, take to, taste, treat oneself to, thrill to, titillation, treasure
use, use to advantage, usucapt, utilize
wallow in, worship
Do any of these jump out at you and demand to be taken home? Being titillated kind of titillates me.