enrapture

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verb en·rap·ture \in-ˈrap-chər, en-\

Definition of enrapture

enraptured

enrapturing

play \-ˈrap-chə-riŋ, -ˈrap-shriŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fill with delight

Examples of enrapture in a sentence

  1. Her melodious voice enraptured the audience.

  2. <enraptured upon learning that he would be attending college on a full sports scholarship>

1740

First Known Use of enrapture

1740


ENRAPTURE Defined for English Language Learners

enrapture

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verb en·rap·ture \in-ˈrap-chər, en-\

Definition of enrapture for English Language Learners

  • : to fill (someone) with delight


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