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raptures

noun
plural of rapture

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a state of overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion
  • in The Nutcracker Clara gazes in rapture as the Christmas tree grows before her very eyes

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raptures

verb
present tense third-person singular of rapture

Synonyms of raptures (Entry 2 of 2)

to fill with overwhelming emotion (as wonder or delight)
  • nature lovers will be raptured by the documentary's breathtaking cinematography

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“Raptures.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/raptures. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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