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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Lifted (as by supernatural force) and carried up or away.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : a rapt listener. ,rapt with joy. ,a rapt smile
  • He glanced around at his raptly attentive audience.
  • He glanced over to see her gazing raptly out the front window.
  • Clustered around the radio, they all listen raptly to the BBC. for more
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