enrapt

adjective en·rapt \ in-ˈrapt , en- \

Definition of enrapt

: wholly absorbed with rapture

Examples of enrapt in a Sentence

  1. enrapt concertgoers just sat there in motionless silence as the pianist flawlessly executed the piece

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1606

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