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dwell (on or upon)

verb

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to speak or write about insistently and usually tiresomely
  • she was always dwelling on past insults and snubs, both real and imagined

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“Dwell (on or upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dwell%20%28on%20or%20upon%29. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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