At which Barry put down the mic and basked in a round of applause.
And yet, while most of us basked in these literary offerings, less generous critics ruthlessly savaged these works.
It has basked in growing popularity in the rebel areas of Idlib and Aleppo provinces tucked under the border with Turkey.
But he sorted that out, and for the rest of his long life, basked in the afterglow of the Kennedy White House.
Mehlman, a man seemingly born in a well-pressed suit, basked in the victory, relaxed in a flannel shirt.
There was not a clime he had not basked in; not an engagement he had not witnessed.
Connected with his choice Corps, it had basked in the sunshine of his favor.
Perry whistled a gay tune softly as he basked there in the warm sunlight and awaited the arrival of the rest of the boat's crew.
Bill completely filled a chair, where he basked in the evening sunlight.
She felt a need of faith, and basked enraptured by the Divine goodness.
late 14c., basken "to wallow (in blood)," with loss of middle syllable, from Old Norse baðask "to bathe oneself," reflexive of baða "bathe" (see bathe). Modern meaning "soak up a flood of warmth" is apparently due to Shakespeare's use of the word in reference to sunshine in "As You Like It" (1600). Related: Basked; basking.