- to move to rapture; delight beyond measure: We were enraptured by her singing.
Origin of enrapture
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enthrall, transport, entrance, enchant.
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Examples from the Web for enraptured
The first couple of times, it was like, throughout the film I was kind of enraptured.‘Boyhood’ Star Ellar Coltrane: An Astonishing Debut 12 Years in the Making
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Duthil complimented her, and kissed her hand with an enraptured air.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
It is really so, sir;—he was enraptured with her idea just now.The Politician Out-Witted
Gagniere did not hear, but continued talking, enraptured, as it were.His Masterpiece
That which enraptured Coqueville was that the casks did not cease.The Fte At Coqueville
He was enraptured with this, his first visit to the Continent.War Letters of a Public-School Boy
- (tr) to fill with delight; enchant
Word Origin and History for enraptured
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