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plea·sure

hedonophobia.

Plea·sure

(ple'zhūr),
Max A., U.S. dentist, 1903-1965. See: Pleasure curve.

pleasure

[L. placere, to please]
The feeling of being delighted or pleased.

pleasure

Any enjoyable or agreeable emotion or sensation, to the pursuit of which most people, who are free to do so, devote their lives.
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Unlike James Bond you will not be battling with scantily clad young ladies on Her Majesty's Secret Service but could be serving a term at Her Majesty's pleasure Carol Barrie
Many of them are now experiencing a rather different lifestyle at Her Majesty's pleasure.
He added: "The story involves a gang of inept burglars who find themselves detained at Her Majesty's Pleasure after a bungled burglary at the home of an eminent Judge.
Carty was originally given detention for life with a minimum term of 21 years and Brown, who was only 17 at the time of the murder, was ordered to be detained at Her Majesty's Pleasure, serving a minimum 17 years.
Murphy and Hand will be jailed for life and Utley and Slavin will be detained at Her Majesty's Pleasure.
Having been sentenced to six months at Her Majesty's pleasure, there is no way he should have been let near a hospital again.
JOHN SIMIDIAN spent two months at Her Majesty's pleasure, I can reveal, after being convicted of driving offences.
IF A shop assistant who nicked a couple of quid from the till asked for her job back after finishing a spell at Her Majesty's Pleasure she'd be told where to go.
After booking a series of Libertines comeback shows, Andy Boyd - currently detained at Her Majesty's pleasure for a hit-and-run - now wants to help the singer reclaim his Soccer Six crown.
Towers, formerly of Fell Road, Sunderland, was detained at Her Majesty's pleasure with a minimum term of 13 years after being found jointly guilty of the murder.
Many are now experiencing a different lifestyle at Her Majesty's pleasure.
At Her Majesty's Pleasure concludes the trilogy and recounts Robert's life from joining the prison service in the 60s to the present day.