enjoy etymology

English word enjoy comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) enjoer

Detailed word origin of enjoy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
enjoer Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
enjoyen Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
enjoy English (eng) (intransitive, India) To be satisfied or receive pleasure.. (transitive) To have sexual intercourse with.. (transitive) To have the use or benefit of something.. (transitive) To receive pleasure or satisfaction from something.

Words with the same origin as enjoy

Descendants of enjoer
enjoyable enjoyment