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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 en·joy /ɪnˈʤɔɪ, ɛn-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·joy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enjoyed p. pr. & vb. n. Enjoying.]
 1. To take pleasure or satisfaction in the possession or experience of; to feel or perceive with pleasure; to be delighted with; as, to enjoy the dainties of a feast; to enjoy conversation.
 2. To have, possess, and use with satisfaction; to occupy or have the benefit of, as a good or profitable thing, or as something desirable; as, to enjoy a free constitution and religious liberty.
    That the children of Israel may enjoy every man the inheritance of his fathers.   --Num. xxxvi. 8.
    To enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season.   --Heb. xi. 25.
 3. To have sexual intercourse with.
 To enjoy one's self, to feel pleasure; to be happy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·joy, v. i. To take satisfaction; to live in happiness. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take
           pleasure in; "She relished her fame and basked in her
           glory" [syn: bask, relish, savor, savour]
      2: have benefit from; "enjoy privileges"
      3: get pleasure from; "I love cooking" [syn: love]
      4: have for one's benefit; "The industry enjoyed a boom" [ant:
      5: take delight in; "he delights in his granddaughter" [syn: delight,